Are you interested in the maritime heritage of Izola? If you are, come visit the House of the Sea – Izolana. Through documentary photographs, you will find out about the interesting history of Izola which is closely related to its coastal location.

Izolana - A treasure trove of marine secrets

Are you ready for a journey throughout the history of Izola? Follow the markings to Alma Vivode Street, where you will be greeted by the blue Izolana – House of the Sea. Inside, you will learn about the turbulent history of Izola - from the time when it was still an island to the period marked by fishing and the fish processing industry. Let yourself be transported back in time with the help of photographs, videos, and wooden boat models. Observe a 3-D model of Izola telling a story of the town in the past and present, see an interactive map of Parenzana, sail the sea like real fishermen, le...

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Izolana is open between Thursday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For guided tours please contact or call us 00386 5 640 10 50.

The establishment of the exhibition in Izolana - House of the Sea was made possible by the Maritime Museum "Sergej Mašera" Piran under the auspices of the curator dr. Nadja Terčon.

Museum detective in Izolana – house of the sea

Izola’s museum Izolana – House of the Sea invites children on a very special adventure. The hunt for the treasure will acquaint the children with the history of Izola and its interesting locals. Overcoming challenges, solving puzzles and of course, searching for the treasure is followed by a creative workshop, where children will get to know model making and create their own, special marine souvenir.

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