Exhibition of Christmas nativity scenes in Štanjel

Exhibition of Christmas nativity scenes in Štanjel

This year the locals of Štanjel will again exhibit their Christmas nativity scenes in different nooks across the village.

Walk along the alleyways of the medieval village of Štanjel and look at the Christmas nativity scenes mounted on window sills and doorsteps, in courtyards and on walls.

Christmas nativity scenes prepared by the villagers will be exhibited on the streets of medieval Štanjel from 18 December 2022 up until 6 January 2023. 

Join us at the opening event on Sunday, 18 December.


Opening programme, Sunday, 18 December

14.00 ~ Fabulous Kamishibai (the narration will be in Slovenian)
The Knight’s Hall, Štanjel Castle

Come and listen to stories, poems and fairy tales that will accompany you on a tour of Christmas nativity scenes across Štanjel

15.00 ~ Opening of the “Christmas nativity scenes” and a walk through the medieval village
Castle courtyard 



Štanjel Castle Visitor Centre
Štanjel 1a
6222 Štanjel

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