THE MAIN CULTURAL INSTITUTION IN MARIBOR
The Slovene National Theatre Maribor is the main cultural institution in the town of Maribor and in north-eastern Slovenia. Since it was established in 1919 it has had an immense cultural and political role through its cultural creativity. It develops and preserves Slovene national identity and acts as an important bastion of the Slovene language. In the ninety years of its existence, it has given a permanent mark to the city and the surroundings.