Croatia’s most recognised artist is Ivan Meštrović. His former home is this 17th-century building where he worked and lived from 1922 to...
Croatian Natural History Museum
This museum houses a collection of prehistoric tools and bones excavated from the Krapina cave as well as exhibits showing the evolution...
St Mark’s Church
This 13th-century church is one of Zagreb’s most emblematic buildings. Its colourful tiled roof, constructed in 1880, has the medieval...
Claiming to be the oldest cafe in Zagreb (dating from 1846), this Viennese-style place serves delicious coffee, tea and cakes under...
Ivica i Marica
Based on the Brothers Grimm story Hansel & Gretel, this little restaurant and cake shop is made to look like the gingerbread house...
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City Museum information
The City Museum sits in the 17th-century Convent of St Clair. Since 1907 the convent has housed this historical museum, which presents the history of Zagreb through documents, artwork and crafts, plus interactive exhibits that fascinate kids. Notice the scale model of old Gradec. Summaries of the exhibits are posted in English in each room.