Old Wine House (Maribor-Slovenia)
Maribor is famous for the world’s oldest grape vine called Stara trta. In 1972, scientists proved that this grape vine is at least 450 years old. One of the pieces of evidence is a picture of Maribour situated in the museum in Graz. That picture shows a 16th century house overgrown with grape vine. Today, that house is at the very same place. Stara trta, the world’s oldest grape vine, entered the Guinness record book in 2004. Those wine sort are named modra kavčina i žametovka. Stara trta is located in front of the old vine house in Vojašniška Street, which now serves as a vine museum. The Stara Trta Vine Festival is held every year during the time of the crop. It is known to be one of the best vine and culinary festivals in the region. In May, You can buy Your own grape vine sprouts, so if You want to own a part of the world’s oldest grape wine, visit Maribor.
Category: Things to do in Maribor, Must visit, Museum-art-palace, Things to do in Slovenia,
Vojašniška ulica, 2000 Maribor, Slovenia
46.556755, 015.644182 (46°33’24.3″N, 015°38’39.1″E)
00386 (0)2 251 5100
00386 (0)2 252 7836
Summer 09:00-20:00h, winter 09:00-18:00h
GPS Coordinates: 46.556755, 015.644182 (46°33’24.3″N, 015°38’39.1″E)
The Old vine house is located by the river Drava, around 150 m from the main square in Maribor.
Address: Vojašniška Street, 2000 Maribor, Slovenia
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Prosim Vas, da me odpeljete do Hiše Stare trte, ki se nahaja ob sami reki Dravi, od glavnega Mariborskega trga je oddaljena okrog 150 metrov. Naslov:Vojašniška ulica. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Prosim Vas, vključite taksimeter. Hvala!
Please, can you tell me how to find this sight:
Prosim Vas, da me napotite do Hiše Stare trte, ki se nahaja ob sami reki Dravi, od glavnega Mariborskega trga je oddaljena okrog 150 metrov. Naslov:Vojašniška ulica. Hvala!
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