Birthplace of Matija Čop
|Rojstna hiša Matije Čopa|
|Žirovnica 14, SI-4274 Žirovnica|
|Phone||386 (0) 4 580 1503|
|Fax||386 (0) 4 580 4545|
|Janez Dolžan, Director|
Collection and venue
Photocopies of manuscripts and published texts are exhibited on a Biedermeier desk in the centre of the room, and published issues of Čop's works are on view in a showcase. An important element of the exhibition is the multimedia programme, which can be viewed in the adjacent former cellar. A collection of archaeological material from the late Roman upland outpost onis also on display. The Ajdna site contains archaeological remains from Roman times: 6 residences, sacral objects, and 11 tombs, dating from the 5th to 6th century AD.
The homestead ofis also used for a variety of cultural activities organised by the Žirovnica Primary School. Together with the birthplaces of , and this house is included on the Path of Cultural Heritage route in the .