The GR - Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre is a leading convention venue in Slovenia. It is situated in the city centre. It was established in 1954, and first exhibitions opened one year later. With its more than half-a-century tradition, it is an ideal venue for busy fairs, remarkable conventions and other entertaining, cultural and educative events. In recent years it has become an excellent place for contemporary interactive and educational worldwide exhibitions, such as Da Vinci - The Genius (2013), Brain: The Inside Story (2014) and 1001 Invention (2015). It is easily accessible: only a few minutes away from the main railway and bus station, with a city bus stop in front of the main entrance, and 2500 parking spaces in close vicinity it attracts 500,000 visitors per year.