Programme of the Synagogue


The Jewish History of Maribor

Open air exhibition

15. July - 16. Avgust 2022, Trg Leona Štuklja in Maribor

The Jewish History of Maribor exhibition will be on display at Trg Leona Štuklja in Maribor from 15th of July to 16th of August 2022.

The exhibition in 22 panels presents the history of the Jews in Maribor from their settlement to the present day. The first half of the exhibition deals with the period of the Middle Ages, while the second half focuses on the 19th and 20th centuries. The author of the exhibition is Boris Hajdinjak, director of the Center of Jewish Cultural Heritage Synagogue Maribor.

Here you can watch a comprehensive presentation of the exhibition, presented in Slovene language by its author:


Author: Boris Hajdinjak

Video: Domen Kodrič

Translation: Mateja Žuraj

Proofreading of Slovene texts: Darja Gabrovšek Homšak

Proofreading of English texts: Adele Gray

Design: drugaOblika

Printed by: visualmedia

The exhibition and project were prepared and realized with kind assistance of: Österreichisches Staatsarchiv, Vienna; Narodni muzej Slovenije, Ljubljana; Margarete Stern, London; Miran Mišo Hochstätter, Maribor; Mojca Horvat, Maribor; Pokrajinski arhiv Maribor; Pokrajinski muzej Maribor; Branimir Ritonja, Maribor; Paul Laric, New York; Barbara Rosner, Trst; Oto Konstein, Zagreb. We sincerely thank everyone for his or her contribution.

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