About Slovenj Gradec
Historic, Historical Places, Interesting Places, Historic Settlements
Slovenj Gradec (pronounced [slɔˈʋeːn ˈɡɾaːdəts] ( listen); German: Windischgrätz, after about 1900 Windischgraz) is a town in northern Slovenia. It is the centre of the City Municipality of Slovenj Gradec. It is part of the historical Styria region, and since 2005 it has belonged to the NUTS-3 Carinthia Statistical Region. It is located in the Mislinja Valley at the eastern end of the Karawanks mountain range, about 45 km (28 mi) west of Maribor and 65 km (40 mi) northeast of Ljubljana.