Institute for the Protection of Cultural Heritage of Slovenia, Piran Regional Office


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Zavod za varstvo kulturne dediščine Republike Slovenije (ZVKDS), Območna enota Piran
Trg bratstva 1, SI-6330 Piran-Pirano
Phone386 (0) 5 671 0941
Fax386 (0) 5 671 0951
Managed byInstitute for the Protection of Cultural Heritage of Slovenia
Danijela Tomšič, Head
Phone386 (0) 1 400 7951

The Piran Regional Office of the Institute for the Protection of Cultural Heritage of Slovenia, founded in 1969, is responsible for cultural heritage in the Primorska (Littoral) region, with cultural monuments declared of high importance by the state, among them Socerb Castle, Church of St George and the Baptistery in Piran, the Monastery in Koper and the old Salt Works at Sečovlje. Archaeological research is also underway in several locations. The office has a branch in Koper.


Some temporary exhibitions have been organised by the office, including the exhibition In situ (2003) about archaeological excavations on the motorway route Klanec–Srmin; and an exhibition on architect Edo Mihevc (2001).


The office with its employees has received the Stele acknowledgement and Stele Award Ana Sonja Hoyer (2009) and Tone Mikeln (2004).

See also

Other regional offices

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