1141
The first mention of the spring

The first mention of the spring

Rogaška Slatina Sprig was mentioned for the first time in the Charter of Conrad, the Salzburg Archbishop.

1655
The beginning of glass production

The beginning of glass production

In Trebuša, Pohorje and Kozjansko areas, master glass-workers hand made crystal glass products.

1665
The healing of ban Zrinjski

The healing of ban Zrinjski

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.

1687
Rogaška Spring Monograph

Rogaška Spring Monograph

Maribor doctor J.B. Gruendel wrote a monograph entitled Roitschocrene (Rogaška Spring), where he extensively described Rogaška water chemical properties and healing effects.

1803
Establishment of the regional Spa resort.

Establishment of the regional Spa resort.

The most important event in Rogaška Slatina history is the establishment of the Regional Spa resort under the leadership of Count Ferdinand Attems.

1805
Saint Ana’s Chapel

Saint Ana’s Chapel

In 1805, a spa resort chapel was built and dedicated to Saint Ana, the Spa saint protector.

1813
SPA HOME

SPA HOME

The first Spa home (today Grand Hotel Rogaška) was built in distant 1813.

1883
Visit of Emperor Franz Joseph I.

Visit of Emperor Franz Joseph I.

The Austrian Emperor stayed in the then Strossmayer Hotel (today Grand Hotel Rogaska Strossmayer).

1922
The birth of Ela Peroci

The birth of Ela Peroci

On February 11th, 1922, one of the most famous Slovenian youth writers, Ela Peroci, was born in Sveti Križ near Rogaška Slatina.

1927
The foundation of Rogaška Glassworks

The foundation of Rogaška Glassworks

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.

1964
New Therapy Building

New Therapy Building

The 12-storey New Therapy building was opened in 1964, after the burning down of Pivnica, hall of mineral waters.

1967
Pivnica, Hall of mineral waters

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.

1970
The first beauty salon

The first beauty salon

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.

2005
Rogaška Slatina obtained the status of city

Rogaška Slatina obtained the status of city

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.

2008
Opening of Pegasus platform

Opening of Pegasus platform

Pegasus platform is named after the sculpture of the mythological winged horse Pegasus, with which the legend of Rogaška mineral water spring lives.

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