Apart from temporary exhibitions, Slovenia's main museum of natural history features the famous Zois Mineral Collection, Hohenwart Molluscan Shell Collection, Ferdinand J. Schmidt Insect Collection, and various herbarium collections.
Visitors to the Museum can also view a presentation of Proteus anguinus, dioramas of alpine, wetland and forest wildlife, an almost complete mammoth skeleton and a collection of reptiles, fishes and various vertebrate skeletons. The Museum often organizes lectures and workshops. Disabled access is available from the Prešernova cesta road.
Daily from 10:00-18:00, Thursdays from 10:00-20:00
- €3.00 per person for adults
- €2.50 per person for seniors, schoolchildren, secondary and university students, school groups and other groups of more than 10 people
- free for pre-schoolers and everyone visiting the Museum on the first Sunday of the month