The International Centre of Graphic Arts understands a family as the categories including from one adult with one child, to two adults with three or more children. Admission is payable only by the accompanying adult(s). A cheaper family ticket is available during the Biennial of Graphic Arts.
The Ljubljana Festival of Culture and Art Education takes place on the last week of January and first week of February. MGLC prepares tours of exhibitions and workshops. Admission free.
Day of Families
In May, during Families Week, the Centre organizes a day of free of charge activities for parents and children – adapted exhibition tours, workshops as well as other activities.
Saturday workshops, for families: 14 May (Day of Families): The Soil and Waste. The workshop is run by the small Recyclers group and takes place in Tivoli Park. Admission free.
Summer Museum Night
The Night at the Museum event is run on every third Saturday in June, just before the schools break up for the summer. An evening of art, events and social gathering takes place from 6 pm till midnight. Admission free.
Summer at MGLC
The International Centre of Graphic Arts traditional summer event is on for its sixth reprise in 2016. Every Tuesday in July, from 6 pm to 9 pm, the Summer at MGLC events invite you to join in the following:
free of charge music evenings of popular folk, jazz and funk music,
free of charge workshops for all generations as well as tourists,
free of charge viewing of the exhibitions by Karel Zelenko and Stojan Brezočnik.
The Gallery is open till 9 pm on Tuesday nights as events take place. Free admission between 8 pm and 9 pm.
Saturday workshops are a joint programme by RogLab, MGLC, Stripburger, Rampa Laboratorij and Zavod Trajekt. Children and families are invited to join us in Tivoli Park to take part in creative pursuits and visual games.
14 May (Day of Families): The Soil and Waste
18 June: The Circus in the Park
24 September: Art and the Park
The workshops are run by the small Recyclers group.
Through Play to Heritage
The first half of October, during Children's Week, sees the now traditional campaign run by Slovenian museums when children and their parents and grandparents are invited to visit and join in the numerous activities without any charge.
We SOcialise and CREAte. Art print workshop for families with a product at the end – in the form of a small fine art print.
Slovenian Cultural Holiday (8 February) 10 am–1 pm: BOBRI SOCREA
This Happy Day of Culture (3 December), 10 am–1 pm: Pre-festive SOCREA
Admission: € 5/adults, children free
Duration: 180 min
The Tivoli Tee
A special screen-printing workshop with prints made on a T-shirt or other piece of fabric. The workshop consists of getting the design ready, preparing the screen and making a single colour print.
Admission: € 6.50/person
Duration: 180 minutes
PovezujeM/THE TIVOLI CREATIVE CIRCLE
Week-long workshops for primary school children during the school holidays. Organized by the following museum institutions: the International Centre of Graphic Arts, National Museum of Contemporary History, National Gallery of Slovenia, Museum of Modern Art and the National Museum of Slovenia.
Admission: € 110/person (lunch as well as day care included)
Duration: 1 week (every day from Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm)
11–15 July 2016
22–26 August 2016
The Stories of the Mansions and Castles of Ljubljana
Viewing of four stately buildings: Tivoli Mansion (International Centre of Graphic Arts ), Cekin Mansion (National Museum of Contemporary History ), Fužine Castle (Museum of Architecture and Design) and Ljubljana Castle. They are marked by rich history, cultural heritage and contemporary art.
Admission: € 11/person, children under 7 years of age accompanied by parents free of charge
Duration: 3 days
Families, welcome on Open Days
Slovenian Cultural Holiday, 8 February
International Museum Day, 18 May
This Happy Day of Culture, 3 December
For families with children with special needs
Entry to the ground floor of the building for people with mobility impairments is only possible with assistance, toilets are located on the ground floor. The blind and visually impaired can orient themselves in the building with the help of a touch map. The MGLC at Hand multimedia guide is also available. There is no entrance fee for visitors with special needs and their companions. For assistance please call +386 (0)1 2413 800.