Tunjice ( pronounced ; ['tuːnjitsɛ] German: Theinitz ) is a  dispersed settlement in the Tunjice Hills ( Slovene: ) Tunjiško gričevje west of the town of Kamnik in Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.
In the forest close to the church a "
natural healing grove" with several "energy springs," known as the Tunjice Natural Health Resort, has been established. 
St. Anne's Church with Tunjice in the background
parish church, dedicated to Saint Anne, stands on a hill above the settlement and is an imposing High-Baroque domed building. It was constructed on the order by Peter Pavel Glavar from 1761–66 upon the plans by the architect Lovrenc Prager. 
Notable people [ edit ]
Notable people that were born or lived in Tunjice include:
France Stele (1886–1972), art historian and conservation specialist
References [ edit ]
^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
^ Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 30.
^ Slovenian Tourist Board site
^ Vidrih, Rebeka. "Cerkev sv. Ane v Tunjicah". In Šmid Hribar, Mateja; Golež, Gregor; Podjed, Dan; Kladnik, Drago; Erhartič, Bojan; Pavlin, Primož; Ines, Jerele. Enciklopedija naravne in kulturne dediščine na Slovenskem – DEDI [Encyclopedia of Natural and Cultural Heritage in Slovenia] (in Slovenian) . Retrieved . 22 July 2012
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