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23. 09. 2019
GABRIELLI PALACE - LA ROTONDA
Since its founding in 1954, the Maritime Museum »Sergej Mašera« Piran has had its seat in the two-storey Gabrielli Palace, which is classicist style architecture of highest quality in Piran.
22. 09. 2019
BETWEEN SEA AND LAND
The exhibited archaeological collection speaks of the oldest sea routes and links between the inhabitants of the Slovene coast of the Adriatic and the inhabitants ...
21. 09. 2019
Along the museum staircase, a fishing collection has been set up, which with some small exhibits and ship models ...
20. 09. 2019
The Venetian Republic (Serenissima Republica Veneta - Venetiarum Respublica) was the first city-state, established in the 9th century as a principality ...
19. 09. 2019
Piram is a colloquial term for Piran – Pirano. The name most probably derives from the Greek word pyr – fire, given that a lighthouse allegedly stood on the Cape of Piran ...
18. 09. 2019
After he completed his studies of philosophy and theology in Graz and for a while taught in Vienna, the Jesuit and hydrotechnician Gabriel Gruber ...
17. 09. 2019
The collection of works by various marine painters originated during the first two decades after the Museum was established with a systematic collection ...
16. 09. 2019
POLENE & EX VOTO
In addition to the precious antiques found at the Maritime Museum, such as pieces of art, instruments and other ship items, figureheads are important part of the collection.
15. 09. 2019
SLOVENIAN SHIPOWNERS IN TRIESTE AND RIJEKA
In 1717, free navigation was proclaimed for the Adriatic Sea, in 1719 Trieste was proclaimed a free port, in 1818 the first steamer sailed in the Adriatic, while in 1829 ...
14. 09. 2019
SHIPBUILDING IN PIRAN
Shipbuilding is considered one of the oldest branches of industry on the coast of Istria, with its roots reaching back to at least 14th century, considering that the first written ...