The KOPER CARD includes also the ticket for a guided visit of the Praetorian Palace, the seat of praetors and captains in the past and a symbol of the Venetian power in the region. Today, it hosts sessions of the city council of the Municipality of Koper and weddings, interesting to see is also the pharmaceutical collection from the 18th century. You can visit it with a guide in half an hour.
The Praetorian Palace houses also the Tourist information centre where it is possible to buy the tourist city card, which comprises also the visit to the palace according to the following schedule:
- from 1. 1. to 15. 6. 2014 and from 1. 10. to 31 .12. 2014, from 9am to 5pm (guided visits start at 11am, 1pm and 3pm)
- from 16. 6. to 30. 9. 2014, from 9am to 8pm (guided visits start at 11am, 1pm, 3pm and 6pm)
The Praetorian Palace hosts also various events such as conferences, meetings, exhibition opening, etc. At such occasions guided visits are not available.
You are invited to call the Tourist information office (number +386 5 6646 403) and check whether a visit is available at the chosen date.