History & culture
Learn about the rich cultural background of Šempeter, from Roman era, to Romanesque and Gothic characteristics of the Church of St. Peter, to the modern-day artists working in Šempeter.
Savinja lace is made by the Kocič family in Šempeter. Helena Kocič creates the lace, while her husband Hranislav prepares the motifs. Unique lace, made mostly in Baroque and realistic styles, is geographically protected and registered by the Copyright Agency of Slovenia.