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The Stergulc House

A museum collection on the history of Bovec and the Stergulc family.

Subjects covered in the Strgulc House Stories museum collection

  • the Bovec area as a strategic and border territory;
  • Andrej Strgulc (1927-2002), the first mayor of the Bovec municipality in the independent Slovenia and an amateur local historian;
  • pictures of Bovec houses (old postcards and photographs of Bovec through the ages);
  • stories of some Bovec families, personal items, certificates, furniture; documentary;
  • Bovec dialect, audio recordings of storytellers telling folk stories from the Bovec area in the local dialect;
  • stories about events from the period between the wars;
  • people of note from Bovec: Mihael Štrukelj, Ivo Juvančič, Ida Kravanja – Ita Rina, Anton Ocvirk.

The museum collection was organised by the Tolmin Museum.

Information on the Stergulc House Stories museum collection:

Smaragdno sočasje
T: +386 31 555 416

Občina Bovec (Municipality of Bovec) 
Trg golobarskih žrtev 8, 5230 Bovec
T: +386 5 384 19 00, +386 5 384 19 09 

Tolminski muzej (Tolmin Museum)
Mestni trg 4, 5220 Tolmin
T: +386 5 381 13 60

The opening hours:

Days Hours
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and public holidays 16.00 - 20.00