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Public Institute Ribnica Handicraft Centre

Cesta na Ugar 6, Ribnica 1310, Slovenia
+386 1 836 11 04
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Craft Demonstration

We learned about toothpick construction and were treated to a demonstration of how the sieve... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Anne F
via mobile
Lots to learn

The last witch buring happened in Ribnica. Scary, but interesting to know! The insititute offer... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Lanamencinger82
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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“craft” (4 reviews)
“insight” (2 reviews)
“region” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Cesta na Ugar 6, Ribnica 1310, Slovenia
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+386 1 836 11 04
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We learned about toothpick construction and were treated to a demonstration of how the sieve bottoms are woven. We saw some lovely pottery and some fine wood bowls, all made at the center. When we asked about how any item was made, we were given...More

Thank Anne F
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

The last witch buring happened in Ribnica. Scary, but interesting to know! The insititute offer lots of insight into the history of the region, what they did, their customs and tells a lot about the loval trade. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Center is best souvenir shop in the area, place for workshop (working with wood and wooden products) and museum in the upper floor. Specialist prepared interesting collection of old underwear, mainly from 19. and 20. century. You can look at original pieces or read explanations...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

Handicraft center is hidden near the center of the village. It has large parking behind the fence. You can find a shop behind the garage door. I don’t know why the shop is not on a main road where shops are more than boring. Near...More

Thank Miha P
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

Very informative overview of the lifestyle and crafts of surrounding areas. Buy the locally produced goods which were made by local craftsmen.

Thank Tony I
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Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

If you are interested in craft work from wood this is the great oportunity to see what kinf of wooden product can do in this region. The position of this museum it is not ao good because it is a litle of the main road...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2014

The museum and active workshop concentrates on the areas wooden utensil making history. From spoons, forks etc to wicker/reed baskets/products and pottery. There was a gentleman making wicker/reed baskets etc while we were there. He was very keen to show use the various phases and...More

Thank Tully22
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