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A big surprise

Definitely worth visiting. Bigger than I expected, cheap entry, not crowded. I learned a lot about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zagreb, Croatia
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Fantastic little museum full of stories

Definitely allocate a minimum of 2 hours for this museum which beholds a great historical account... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A somewhat skewed history of the city.
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Opatichka Ulica 20/22, Zagreb 10000, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth visiting. Bigger than I expected, cheap entry, not crowded. I learned a lot about my city :)

Thank skvo666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely allocate a minimum of 2 hours for this museum which beholds a great historical account of a beautiful city!

Thank laurasull
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

So nice place a lot of stuff to see I definitely recommend to someone who want to see the history of this town

Thank Ivan G
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

It was very quiet - we only saw one other visitor. It's a very interesting insight in to the history of Zagreb. It would have been better if the exhibits had an English translation. You work your way through several rooms which work their way...More

1  Thank FactsAndTruths
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent museum - well worth a visit. Learnt a lot about Zagreb. A fascinating city. 30ku for adults. All information is also in English. We spent over 2 hours there. Open until 2pm on Sundays.

2  Thank Vikki W
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Zagreb is an easy city to navigate and the museum is worth a visit. It has lots of interesting sections with some showing where other countries contributed to the history.

1  Thank Pat A
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

This museum is very educative. It takes you through the history of Zagreb and Croatia from prehistoric times, explaining how the city came into existence and its culture. There is a lot about churches and that reflects the importance of the church in founding and...More

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 7 December 2017

To get our boots on the ground when visiting a new city we always do a free walking tour, then we look for the city museum. This one in-particular was was interesting and big and rather well presented in an old convent in the upper...More

2  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Wide collection of collections. From player pianos to church statuary to painting of past royalty to weapons through the ages to photos of the recent war to a 3D replica of Zagreb (good photo opportunity out the nearby window) and to a collection of posters...More

1  Thank travelwithcarol22017
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The unassuming entrance to this museum belies the riches inside and evolution of experience which parallels the historic evolution of the city. Arranged chronologically except for the archeological sites discovered under the museum which have been left in situ, the displays vary according to time...More

1  Thank ThrutheSky
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Response from ims500 | Reviewed this property |
The museum's website confirms it will be closed on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday, but oddly not Good Friday