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Franja Partisan Hospital








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LocationCerkno, North Primorska
Type: partisan hospital
Entrance fee: yes
Altitude: 620 m

Franja Partisan Hospital

Franja Partisan Hospital was functioning during the 2nd World War in the hidden gorge of Pasica in Dolenji Novaki near Cerkno. A difficultly accessible gorge that leads to the hospital provided safe shelter from the invaders. Franja was operating all together 18 months and treated 578 injured people. A severe flooding that completely destroyed all sheds and a major pa...