Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Zagreb is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Zagreb a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Zagreb.
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Gornji Grad, Zagreb, Croatia
Put on your comfiest footwear this is going to take hours and hours for you to do at a slow and leisurely pace. And yeah, take your time. Historically, this thousand year old neighborhood place is the heart of Zagreb and so walking along will take you past a good number of sights. There’s the Ban Jelagic Square wish is traditionally the start...
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Trg Svetog Marka 5, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
07:30 am - 06:00 pm
Deceptively understated to look at, this church actually houses some prominent treasures. Chief among these are the south portal by the Parler family of sculptors from Prague a brilliant gothic portal of 15 effigies in eleven niches. Approaching the roof from the square, you’ll see the coat of arms of the Triune Kingdom and for Zagreb city it...
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Kaptol 31, Zagreb, Croatia
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This building simply imoses its presence on all those who stand before it – as it well should; it’s the tallest building in the country. The original cathedral here was built in 1093 but it was destroyed a litte of 200 years later by the Tatars. It was built up again only to be destroyed by the 1880 Zreb earthquaker one which damaged a ...
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Rooseveltovtrg 5, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Housed in a neo-Renaissance palace and originally serving as a gymnasium, the museum houses fine art (paintings, sculptures and ornaments) right from prehistoric times to modernity. Most of it’s collection on permanent display are by Flemish, French, Dutch, English and German masters; the works ere donated to the Croatian nation by the collec...
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Mirogoj 10, Zagreb, Croatia
06:00 am - 08:00 pm
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....
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Sv. CirilaiMetoda 3,, Zagreb, Croatia
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
As far as fine art goes, this is a bit different. It’s not contemporary art either, as much as untrained art. The artists exhibited here have had no formal education in art, at least in principle. Most of them are 20th century artists and many of them are internationally famous. Still, most of the work here is a result of the artist’s o...