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Ustanova Hiša eksperimentov

Hiša eksperimentov (HE) is a curiosity, creativity, critical reasoning and active engagement empowering centre - sometimes called also Science Centre.

The idea of establishing such centre started in 1994. HE was established as non-profit foundation in 1996. After four years of development and temporary exhibitions around Slovenia we were able to set up a permanent exhibition in the premises owned by the Ljubljana municipality and started with a vast of activities intertwined with humor.

Vision (what we want to achieve): To live and participate in a healthy democracy, a society in which the significant majority think critically and address challenges proactively.

Mission statement (what we do): Hiša eksperimentov strives to arouse curiosity, stimulate creativity, and impart critical thinking skills through open communication, exploration and discovery.

Core values (our principles) are in empowering society by:

  • Creating a safe environment for making mistakes
  • Inspiring the passion for learning
  • Encouraging curiosity, creativity, dialog, and questioning
  • Promoting sincerity
  • Helping and encouraging others so as to achieve common goals