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Velenje - city for all

Velenje is certified UNICEF child-friendly city, age-friendly city and also is municipality which is tailor-made for people with all other disabilities.

City flourishing with ideas will fascinate everyone - either with lively events, or with a rich cultural and natural heritage. Velenje is a place that is accessible to everyone; seniors, those with movement limitations, as well as visually impaired and to blind ones, hearing impaired and to deaf people, and other persons with some other disabilities. Velenje is one of the youngest cities and this is the reason, why we pay special attention also to young people and children. 

Persons with different disabilities is given special attention, because we want them to be able to see and learn something new about Velenje and whole SAŠA region. 

In the city are available parking spaces for the disabled persons, ramps in front of almost all buildings in the city and surrounding areas, and also the corresponding traffic signaling. 

Vila Bianca

At Villa Bianca there is regulated access for the mobility impaired, an elevator and regulated toilets for visitors with different disabilities. For visitors with vision-impared there is magnifying glass , and for hearing-impared visitors can be provided induction loop in concert hall.

The Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia

Visit of the outside part of the Museum introducing with program "From Coal to future energy" and a tour at the cave part of the Museum. Museum of coal mining of Slovenia in Velenje is the only Museum in Slovenia, which is available for visit to persons with different limitations in underground. 

Culture Hall Velenje

Implementation of some events for hearing impaired through the induction loop.

Red Hall Velenje

Renting of different places for some indoor sports, with regulated acces for visitors with different limitations.



Indoor swimming pool

Bathing and swimming.


Hotel Paka Velenje

Accommodation and restaurant. Beside to the existing food, they can prepare you by your request a tailored menu for vegans, diabetics and vegetarians. 


Youth hostel Velenje

Accommodation offer with regulated acces for mobility dissabled visitors.


Restaurant DK Velenje

Beside to the existing food, they can prepare you by your request a tailored menu for vegans, diabetics and vegetarians. 


Villa Herberstein Velenje

Beside to the existing food, they can prepare you by your request a tailored menu for vegans, diabetics and vegetarians.


The Leather Museum of Slovenian

Guided tour of museum collections, with setlled regulated acces for vistors with mobility dissabilities.


Thermal Spa Topolšica

Sunny package for people with different limitations - Accessible Spa Package, Medico Spa Package and Dietary tailored made package.


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Central Children Playground

Velenje is one of the first mucipallities, which have joined to the project named Nasmeh z gugalnice (in english means 'A smile from swing'). They had putted a swing, tailored made for mobility impared children, so all the children can from now on spending actively free time.