Rogaška Slatina Sprig was mentioned for the first time in the Charter of Conrad, the Salzburg Archbishop.
In Trebuša, Pohorje and Kozjansko areas, master glass-workers hand made crystal glass products.
Croatian ban Peter Zrinjski was one of the most powerful feudal lords of the then Europe. Zrinjski was miraculously healed and took care of bringing fame to the so-called Saint- cross mineral water.
Maribor doctor J.B. Gruendel wrote a monograph entitled Roitschocrene (Rogaška Spring), where he extensively described Rogaška water chemical properties and healing effects.
The most important event in Rogaška Slatina history is the establishment of the Regional Spa resort under the leadership of Count Ferdinand Attems.
In 1805, a spa resort chapel was built and dedicated to Saint Ana, the Spa saint protector.
The first Spa home (today Grand Hotel Rogaška) was built in distant 1813.
The Austrian Emperor stayed in the then Strossmayer Hotel (today Grand Hotel Rogaska Strossmayer).
On February 11th, 1922, one of the most famous Slovenian youth writers, Ela Peroci, was born in Sveti Križ near Rogaška Slatina.
One of the largest glass producers in the world began its production. It employed most glass workers from Zagorje ob Savi.Rogaška Glassworks focused on the production of crystal glass and became famous throughout the world.
The 12-storey New Therapy building was opened in 1964, after the burning down of Pivnica, hall of mineral waters.
The famous round-shaped building, which complements Rogaška Slatina tourist offer, was built in 1967. Here you can try Donat Mg mineral water, its composition is still today the main reason why Rogaška Slatina has been a popular European health resort for centuries.
The opening of the salon meant the enrichment of the then Rogaška spa-tourist offer. It hosted mostly guests from neighboring European countries. The small cosmetic products offer on the market forced the creation of the first facial care product – chamomile cream, the basis of the development of cosmetics, united under Kozmetika Afrodita brand. The salon is still operating today.
It used to be the center of Sotel and Kozjansko in the municipality of Šmarje pri Jelšah. After a good ten years of independence, in 2005 Rogaška Slatina obtained the status of city.
Pegasus platform is named after the sculpture of the mythological winged horse Pegasus, with which the legend of Rogaška mineral water spring lives.