Croatia’s most recognised artist is Ivan Meštrović. This 17th-century building is his former home, where he worked and lived from 1922...
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...
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...
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City Museum information
Since 1907, the 17th-century Convent of St Claire has housed this historical museum, which presents the history of Zagreb through documents, artwork and crafts, as well as interactive exhibits that fascinate kids. Look for the scale model of old Gradec. Summaries of the exhibits are posted in English.