The impressive National Museum of Slovenia is housed in a lovely neo-Renaissance style palace, the most interesting and popular of Ljubljana's many museums. The permanent exhibition consists of archaeological material, displayed in chronological order, such as ancient Palaeolithic artefacts discovered in karst cave sites and even the only Egyptian mummy in Slovenia. A wonderful museum, that has a number of kid-friendly attractions and amenities.
Address: Prešernova 20
Telephone: (0)1 241 4400
Opening times: Open daily from 10am to 6pm (until 8pm on Thursdays)
Admission: €3 (adults),concessions available. Free admission on the first Sunday of every month