Slovene architecture

The Old Power Station

Matija Suhadolc / 1898

The first Ljubljana power plant was built in 1898 and is a protected cultural and technical monument. In 2004, it was transformed in a lively centre of contemporary theatre. It is an example of successful revitalization of industrial heritage through cultural contents. The programme is managed by the Bunker institute of culture, while the building is property of Ljubljana power company.

Guided tour by Tadej Brate, industrial archaeologist.

Object information

Construction year
1898

Technical team

Manufacturers and Suppliers