Mirogoj Cemetery

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  • Address: Mirogoj 10, Zagreb, Croatia
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +3851-4581222
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Memorial, Monument, Cemetery, Architecture , Tomb

Ljudevit Gaj, a major Croatian linguist commissioned one of Zagreb’s leading architects, Herman Bolle, to build him A Town of The Dead. And so this Neo-Renaissance wonder was born in 1879, with the construction of some magnificent arcades and a chapel when you visit, it doesn’t feel like you’re entering a graveyard, but a citadel. The architecture emphasizes balance and symmetry, and the beauty doesn’t stop at the building. Many important Croatians, Austro-Hungarians and Yugoslavs have been interred here, and their tombs are architectural marvels in their own right. The monuments to fallen soldiers are no less incredible. Peaceful, enchanting and solemn, the cemetery is one of Zagreb’s proudest possessions.

Mirogoj Cemetery Travel Tips

  • The best time to visit the graveyard is on All Saint’s Day, when family members all come to decorate the graes of their loved ones with flowers.

How to Reach Mirogoj Cemetery

  • Bus nr. 106 (Kaptol – Mirogoj – Krematorij).

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  • Mirogoj Cemetery Address: Mirogoj 10, Zagreb, Croatia
  • Mirogoj Cemetery Contact Number: +3851-4581222
  • Mirogoj Cemetery Timing: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Mirogoj Cemetery(preferred time): 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Mirogoj Cemetery: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 58.3% of people who visit Zagreb include Mirogoj Cemetery in their plan

  • 66.67% of people start their Mirogoj Cemetery visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Mirogoj Cemetery

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92.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mirogoj Cemetery

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