ⓘ Medija Castle

                                     

ⓘ Medija Castle

Medija Castle is a castle ruin located in the southern part of the settlement of Podlipovica, west of Izlake, in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi, central-eastern Slovenia. The castle and its stables were destroyed by the Yugoslav Partisans during World War II. The castle chapel was later restored and now serves as a venue for plays, concerts, and other cultural events, as well as weddings.

The castle is most famous as the alleged site of the final resting place of the scientist-encyclopedist Johann Weikhard von Valvasor Slovene: Janez Vajkard Valvasor, whose parents manor and who also spent his childhood in the castle.