The octagonal Baptistery was built in the year 1650 and is the last building of the new Parish Churc ...
The church was initially dedicated to St. Michael. Its original form dates from the year 1439, and i ...
Our lady of consolationSacral objects
Our lady of consolationsacral objects
Above the compact town centre reigns St. George's Parish Church, which gives the city its special ch ...
St. George’s Parish ChurchSacral objects
St. George’s Parish Churchsacral objects
The Bell Tower (46.45 m), completed in the year 1608, is a smaller scale copy of San Marco Campanile ...
Bell Towersacral objects
This church was first mentioned in the year 1404. A rich lady from Piran donated the money for its c ...
Church of Our Lady of the SnowSacral objects
Church of Our Lady of the Snowsacral objects
In front of St. Francis Church there is a small square, formerly used as a cemetery. The constructio ...
St. Francis ChurchSacral objects
St. Francis Churchsacral objects
Next to St. Francis Church is a Franciscan monastery with a gracefully designed atrium, the Cloister ...
Monastery cloisterSacral objects
Monastery cloistersacral objects
The Pinacotheque, in the basement of the monastery, contains a collection of 14 high-quality paintin ...
The church was first mentioned in the 13th century. It acquired its present-day appearance after num ...
St. Clement’s Church / Church of Our Lady of HealthSacral objects
St. Clement’s Church / Church of Our Lady of Healthsacral objects
This church is one of the oldest in Piran, and in the 13th and 14th centuries it was also one of the ...
St. Stephen’s ChurchSacral objects
St. Stephen’s Churchsacral objects
The original church from the year 1272 used to stand outside the town walls. The architect Pietro No ...
Church of St. PeterSacral objects
Church of St. Petersacral objects
It is believed that the church was built in the 17th century. The church is dedicated to St. Roch ...
St. Roch’s ChurchSacral objects
St. Roch’s Churchsacral objects
The Church of St. Donat, dedicated to the martyr of the same name, was built in 1325. It was greatly ...
Church of St. DonatSacral objects
Church of St. Donatsacral objects
The place where Tartini Square is located today, was once a harbour for fishing boats of Piran. ...
Tartini SquarePublic squares and streets
Tartini Squarepublic squares and streets
The poles were made in the 15th century. Their original place was in front of the old Town Hall. On ...
Stone Flag Polespublic squares and streets
The 1st of May Square, or the Old Square (Piazza Vecchia), is the centre of the old Punta. The main ...
1st of May SquarePublic squares and streets
1st of May Squarepublic squares and streets
The oldest town centre was surrounded by walled fortifications, probably already by the 7th century. ...
Town wallCity walls and forts
Town wallcity walls and forts
When the Venetians came to Piran at the end of the 13th Century, they built the Town Hall building n ...
Town HallPublic buildings
Town Hallpublic buildings
Old Piran's town Loggia once stood in the place where we can today see the building of the Coastal G ...
At the intersection of the Street of the 9th Corps and Tartini Square, there is a charming red pal ...
Venetian HousePublic buildings
Venetian Housepublic buildings
This is one of the oldest of the houses encircling the square. Municipal documents from the year 138 ...
Tartini HousePublic buildings
Tartini Housepublic buildings
The Court Palace was built on the site where in the 14th century stood Fontik – a grain and flour ...
Court PalacePublic buildings
Court Palacepublic buildings
Initially, the town theatre was planned to be built on the location of the former Town Hall or just ...
Theater Giuseppe TartiniPublic buildings
Theater Giuseppe Tartinipublic buildings
One of the most interesting buildings on Tartini Square is Baroque House, which stands on the easter ...
Baroque HousePublic buildings
Baroque Housepublic buildings
The building was generated by amalgamating two existing buildings and additional construction on an ...
Apollonio (Zaccaria) PalacePublic buildings
Apollonio (Zaccaria) Palacepublic buildings
The first maritime collections in Piran were exhibited in the Town Museum, founded in the year 1954, ...
Maritime Museum “Sergej Mašera” PiranMuseums and galleries
Maritime Museum “Sergej Mašera” Piranmuseums and galleries
In the regional reserve Sečovlje Salina Salt Pans nature park is the Salt Works Museum. ...
Salt works museumMuseums and galleries
Salt works museummuseums and galleries
In the village of St. Peter, a professionally restored typical dwelling of the rural inhabitants is ...
Tona`s houseMuseums and galleries
Tona`s housemuseums and galleries
Forma Viva, unique collection of stone sculptures under the open sky, is situated in a park on the S ...
Forma Viva PortorožMuseums and galleries
Forma Viva Portorožmuseums and galleries
The history of underwater activities, with special emphasis on the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, the Ki ...
The Museum of Underwater Activities PiranMuseums and galleries
The Museum of Underwater Activities Piranmuseums and galleries
The exhibition "Magical World of Shells" will take you deep below the ocean's surface to meet creatu ...
Exhibition – Magical World of ShellsMuseums and galleries
Exhibition – Magical World of Shellsmuseums and galleries
On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the birth of their great artist, the people of Piran wi ...
Tartini MonumentStatues and monuments
Tartini Monumentstatues and monuments
The Town Gallery Piran is one of the most important exhibition places on the coast and in all Sloven ...
Town Gallery PiranMuseums and galleries
Town Gallery Piranmuseums and galleries
The Herman Pečarič Gallery with its permanent exhibition of paintings, drawings and graphics by th ...
Gallery of Herman PečaričMuseums and galleries
Gallery of Herman Pečaričmuseums and galleries
Though it is essentially a ceramics gallery, it also organises, in addition to its classical program ...
Duka GalleryMuseums and galleries
Duka Gallerymuseums and galleries
It is connected directly, via a park, to the Herman Pečarič Gallery, with which they sometimes org ...
Gallery Meduza 2Museums and galleries
Gallery Meduza 2museums and galleries
The priceless and diverse material kept at the Archives of Piran reaches back to the year 1173 or 11 ...
Jewels of the Archives of PiranMuseums and galleries
Jewels of the Archives of Piranmuseums and galleries
The ancient method of salt-making, learnt ages ago by the Piran salt-workers from their teachers, th ...
Sečovlje Salina Nature Park/Sečovlje Salt-pansParks and gardens
Sečovlje Salina Nature Park/Sečovlje Salt-pansnatural heritage, parks and gardens
It is up to 80 meters high and composed of soft layers of flysch, which for ages have been shaped ...
Strunjan Cliffnatural heritage, parks and gardens, viewpoints
There are several basins, which are mainly lit by artificial light, though for some of them, some na ...
AquariumMuseums and galleries
Aquariummuseums and galleries
The Strunjan Nature Reserve is a part of the Strunjan Landscape Park and encloses four kilometers al ...
Strunjan Nature ReserveParks and gardens
Strunjan Nature Reservenatural heritage, parks and gardens
First Rašpor Gate, in Gothic style, was built as a part of the town walls. ...
First Rašpor GateCity walls and forts
First Rašpor Gatecity walls and forts
Second Rašpor Gate was built in the year 1470. It encloses a compact part of the third walls with s ...
Second Rašpor GateCity walls and forts
Second Rašpor Gatecity walls and forts
Marčana Town Gate was built in the year 1534. It leads to the street Ulica Svobode. It was built in ...
Marčana Town GateCity walls and forts
Marčana Town Gatecity walls and forts
Dolphin Gate is the most beautiful preserved Gothic gate in the town. It was built in the year 1483 ...
Dolphin GateCity walls and forts
Dolphin Gatecity walls and forts
Field Gate probably dates from the 15th century. The small church or chapel of St. Jacob once stood ...
Field Gate/Polish GateCity walls and forts
Field Gate/Polish Gatecity walls and forts
St. George Gate, in Baroque style, is attached to the Court House and so many travellers do not perc ...
St. George GateCity walls and forts
St. George Gatecity walls and forts
Between Piran and Strunjan, surrounded by undulating hills, lies a cosy small bay called Fiesa. ...
In the middle of the buildings of complex Bernardin has preserved the church tower of the former Ben ...
Monastery with the church of St. BernardinoSacral objects
Monastery with the church of St. Bernardinosacral objects
State-owned salt warehouses in which salt from the Sečovlje and Lucija saltworks was stored were bu ...
Salt warehousesPublic buildings
Salt warehousespublic buildings
The old Hotel Palace was one of the most beautiful and modern hotels on the eastern Adriatic coast d ...
Hotel PalacePublic buildings
Hotel Palacepublic buildings