Moderna galerija
Cankarjeva 15, Ljubljana
OPEN: Tuesday — Sunday 10 a.m. — 6 p.m.
Muzej sodobne umetnosti Metelkova
Maistrova 3, Ljubljana
OPEN: Tuesday — Sunday 10 a.m. — 6 p.m.

Museum of Modern Art & Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova OPENED FOR PUBLIC

23 January 2021 — 29 January 2021
The Museum of Modern Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova will once again open their doors to all art-loving visitors on Saturday, 23 January 2021. We kindly requested our visitors to follow all guidelines for the prevention of the spread of infections. The two museums will be open until at least 29 January 2021.



The Moderna galerija plus Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova are currently closed, you may order publications by post. Please send your request to and specify the publication. You may pay on delivery or on our bank account. Some recommendations:


The purpose of education programmes is to broaden the narrative created by our exhibitions and the works from our collections. The programmes promote the development of critical thought in conjunction with modern and contemporary art, society and self-reflection of museum as an institution.

COLLECTIONS: Museum of Modern Art

Moderna galerija houses the national collection of 20th century Slovene art (paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings as well as photography, video and electronic media collections) and a collection of works from the former Yugoslavia. Collections overview is available on this link


List of posts containing video materials from the past two years: lectures, panel discussions, performances.


The systematic and continuous work of the department that focuses on the archives and press clipping collection of Slovenian visual artists and exhibition grounds includes the Raz_Ume computer database that was created in 1989 and compiles the events in the field of visual arts of the 20th and 21st centuries in Slovenia.

MG Bookstore

The MG BOOKSTORE offers a variety of publications related to the museum's exhibitions programme and focusing on modern and contemporary art, art monographs and catalogues of past and current exhibitions.

The +MSUM Bookstore

The +MSUM BOOKSTORE is an alternative to typical museum shops and fits in with the MG+ bookstore and the concept of +MSUM and its evolution as the new museum unit of Moderna galerija in Ljubljana.