Please, evaluate the offer:

The Old Vine House

Print Add to travel planner
Address: Maribor 2000 Maribor
Phone: ++386 2 251 51 00
Fax: ++386 2 234 66 03
e-mail:
www.maribor-pohorje.si
The Old Vine House is a House, on frontage of which grows the Old Vine, the oldest vine in the world which is, with an age of over 400 years, registered also in the Guinness Book of Records. Once it was a component part of the town's defence wall, and today it attracts tourists as the central wine culture temple.
 
The old Vine House is a temple of wine tradition and culture of Maribor, Štajerska and Slovenia, a house that represents the history and significance of the Old Vine, culture and long tradition of viticulture and the wine trade in our region.

The Old Vine House is an exhibition room with guided tours through exhibitions of rich wine heritage, museum exhibits, presentation of the sorts of vines by brothers Kreuzer, Archduke Johann, esteemed for the development of viticulture in Štajerska etc.

The Old Vine House is a selling point of

- excellent wines from the Štajerska wine region (friendly prices!), special wine tasting offer
- young wines
- Maribor-Pohorje and The Old Vine House souvenirs, and
- delicious Slovene chocolate and handmade pralines

The Old Vine House is a wine tasting place of excellent wines from Štajerska wine region (check the current special wine tasting offer!).

The Old Vine House is a tourist information centre.
The Old Vine House is an exceptional event room. Would you like to use it for your event? Contact us.

The Old Vine House is the honorary seat of Slovene and international associations, sworn to honouring wine and the wine culture: St Urban's honourable wine convention, European Order of Knights of Wine, Association of Slovene Order of Knights of Wine, Association of representatives of Slovene and Maribor's wine queens.

The wine-cultural highlights of Maribor and its surroundings
What to see? What to experience?

-Take a walk along the river Drava embankment: visit the Old Vine, the queen of all vines, and the Old Vine House, on the frontage of which grows the Old Vine
- The Old Vine House, a temple of wine tradition and culture: exhibition and wine tasting room, selling point and tourist information centre
- Maribor's wine underworld, wine cellars, bars, and museums: Vinag Wine Cellar, wine cellar Dveri-Pax, Meranovo Estate, Rožmarin Wine Bar, Maribor Wine Bar in Water Tower, Viticultural Museum Kebl
- Wine roads: Maribor, Podpohorska, and Upper Slovenske gorice wine-tourist road and The Trail of Archduke Johann intertwine over the hilly, wine growing surroundings of Maribor. Numerous wine shops and tourist farms offer excellent white sorts and Štajerska delights,
- excellent, traditional wine and food of Štajerska.

Visit events in honour of the Old Vine

- Pruning of the Old Vine – ceremonious event with the bestowal of scions to selected cities
- St Martin's Day – the biggest one-day St Martin’s Day celebrations in Slovenia
- Ceremonial grape harvest of the Old Vine – the highlight of the Old Vine Festival that shows the rich wine, as well as fruit, culinary and ethnological culture of Štajerska.


 
Opening times: May - October : every day from 10 am - 8 pm November - April: every day: 10 am - 6 pm  


The Old Vine House 
Vojašniška ulica 8 
2000 
Maribor 
Tel. : ++386 2 251 51 00 
Fax : ++386 2 234 66 03 
E-mail :  
Web site : www.maribor-pohorje.si 


guided tour
individual
Free of charge
Access for invalids
GPS Northing (N) : 46,5568 
GPS Easting (E) : 15,6442 

Foursquare 

Photos
Administrator : Zavod za turizem Maribor - Pohorje | ++386 2 234 66 11 | | last modified: 23/10/2014
View on map
GPS N: 46,5568
E: 15,6442
Destination: Maribor - Pohorje
Place: Maribor

Book & Buy

Reservations
Search in:

Arrival:
Day
Month
Year
Nights
Rooms
Adult(s)
Room/Apartment
Children
GO!
X

Cookies

The website uses cookies to improve user experience. By visiting and using the website, you agree with cookies.
I agree
Read more