The Collections

Ethnological collection

Late-gothic house on Gramsci Sqare

The ethnological collection is displayed in the Venetian-Gothic house on the outskirts of the town and represents the material and spiritual rural culture.

From Austria-Hungary to Yugoslavia

New part behind the Palace

The exhibition shows the struggle of the Slovenes in Slovene Istria, Brkini and Ilirska Bistrica for survival and their endeavour for the integration with the parent nation.

The Museum Armoury

Belgramoni Tacco Palace, second floor

The museum armoury displays weapons from the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.

Art History Collections

Belgramoni Tacco Palace, Piano nobile (first floor)

The oldest mention of collecting works of art dates back to the second half of the 15th century, when early humanistic ideas became rooted in the region.


Contact info

Kidričeva 19, SI-6000 Koper, Slovenia

Opening hours of the Palace:
Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 - 16:00
Saturday, Sunday and holydays - 10:00 - 16:00

Closed on Mondays and on January 1st, May 1st, November 1st and December 25th

T: +386.
F: +386.