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This city center is dominated by a statue of the 19th-century governor of Croatia, which was removed by Tito in 1947 but restored in 1990 as an act of defiance.
Zagreb, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The central square of the city of Zagreb. Situated south of the Dolac Market. Its first name was Harmica (17th century) but In 1848 the square was renamed to its present name.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KarinAndFilip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the concert on the main stage to the food and drink venodors, this is the place to be on New Year’s Eve. Fireworks went off on both sides of the square. Tram shutdown by 11pm and the track area was packed with additional people....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TravelwithCarol2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The square certainly is nice at Christmas with the market and decorations. The shops are pretty good and it’s at the heart of the main tram line and shopping street. It’s a nice place worth a visit but nothing to get over excited about. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank daler588
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit during advent. It puts you in the mood for Christmas with pretty fairy lights, warm drinks and all kind of sausages to choose from to enjoy the festive season! Loved every second!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marlicraig
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

The square becomes the heartbeat of the winter festival. The center of everything, shops, food, trams, a great place to meet up with friends.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 63kathyl
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

I really recomend visit to everybody. In the middle of square is big statue. There is christmas market in December.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mijagr
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Xmas Market in Zagreb. Nicely decorated with lots of food, drinks, music and shows. Highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SilvieS_12
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Every local meets at the clock. It is always filled with people buzzing around. If in Zagreb be sure to visit Jelacic Square. It's the heart of this beautiful city.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 247theat
Reviewed 4 December 2018

This is the place to start in Zagreb, it's the centre from which the rest of the city radiates, and it's where you want to start. It's where everyone meets. From this point, you can reach all the major points in the city centre --...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank danielsimac
Reviewed 20 November 2018

About 20 minutes walk from Glavni Kolodor train station. No 6 tram leaves from here to the train station taking 5 -10 minutes. Tickets available from a booth in the square. There is a bank with an ATM. A very good cafe for cakes/coffee/meals near...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Barrie B
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