Regional Centre of Crafts Banská Bystrica


The craft centre ÚĽUV in Banská Bystrica provides wide range of leisure activities in School of Crafts workshops and Club of Craft Friends. You are welcome to visit exhibitions organized in the centre. The Regional Centre of Crafts ÚĽUV is a point of contact for craftsmen searching for specialized consultancy services. People can visit a web page (virtual gallery of folk art production) providing information on various aspects of traditional crafts in Slovakia.


The opening ceremony of a new Regional Centre of Crafts ÚĽUV was held on 26th May 2005 at Dolná street no. 14 in Banská Bystrica. After the conservation of an older building, the craft-oriented gallery and gift shop has been re-open in the centre of Banská Bystrica providing new regional activities organised by ÚĽUV.

What we do in Banská Bystrica

  • Specialized courses teaching various craft techniques
  • Open days
  • Creative workshops of the School of Crafts ÚĽUV
  • Sessions for hobby enthusiasts, sessions for traditional crafts lecturers
  • Audiovisual lectures
  • Guided tours focusing on crafts
  • Exhibitions of folk art production masters and craft-oriented designers
  • Public information about various areas of traditional craft production

ÚĽUV – Regional Centre of Crafts in Banská Bystrica
Dolná 14, P. O. Box 293,
974 01 Banská Bystrica

Director of Centre
Mgr. Katarína Chruščová | +421 905 732 478
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