Vrhnika has a long and important history and a large part of
it is attached to the River of Seven Names, Ljubljanica. Learn the story of the
town where the oldest known wooden wheel in the world was found, old as 5,200
years. The town where, in Ljubljanica, one of the longest logboats in Europe
was discovered, dating back to Roman times. The exhibition will impress you and
you'll be wowed by the mosaic wall, which exhibits a significant part of the
famous Potočnik Family Collection (archeological findings from Ljubljanica).
Take a journey from the old times to the present day, when
Vrhnika is one of the 'greenest' municipalities in the country and
when it attracts its visitors with numerous opportunities to discover both nature and culture here, where the Marsh and the Karst
The exhibition is modern and interactive; it will satisfy different
tastes. Older and younger visitors. Larger crowds and professionals. Be
inspired by stories of Vrhnika's past as well as present and before or after
the tour treat yourself to a delicious Cankar's Cup of Coffee in the cafe of
the Vrhnika Cultural Center (where the Ljubljanica River Exhibition is located).