Ptuj Castle Print Shop -

Explore old trades

Enter a charming house below the Ptuj Castle and learn about the history of printing in Slovenia and Europe. The print shop keeps a reproduction of the Gutenberg’s printing press from the 15th century, and they will show you how printing was done using handmade paper. You can also make a print yourself, and try out the art of bookbinding. The house also hosts crafstmen that practice old, forgotten trades, and holds workshops for visitors and groups.

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9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2 PM to 4 PM

Also upon appointment for groups.


Raičeva ulica 11
SI-2250 Ptuj
+386 (0)41 684 910