Famous Museums in Zagreb

The museums in Zagreb give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Zagreb with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Zagreb. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Zagreb.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Zagreb.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Zagreb:

  1. Museum Of Broken Relationships

    Specialty Museum

    This is just rad! What a concept! Originally a travelling exhibit, this museum is a like a morbid tribute to romance, sort of like what zombies are to living humans. Two Zagreb residents who’d been in love asked their friends (as a joke at first) to contribute memorabilia from their broken relationships. The idea snowballed into a successful world tour, culminating in Zagreb’s first...Read more
  2. Croatian Museum Of Naive Art

    4.5 (1587 Votes)
    Croatian Museum Of Naive Art

    Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery

    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 own unbound creative expression and often builds...Read more
  3. Mimara Museum

    4.6 (976 Votes)
    Mimara Museum

    Art Museum, Sculpture

    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 collector Ante Topic Mimara. The collection continues...Read more
  4. Archaeological Museum

    4.6 (906 Votes)
    Archaeological Museum

    Specialty Museum

    They’re going for quantity over quality in this one. With over 400,00 artefacts from various sources, the museum combines ambience and philosophy with its exhibits. That’s not to say there are no famous items; there’s the Liber Linteus (the longest Etruscan inscription in the world with a mummy and the LumbardaPsephisma (a scroll telling the fouding of an ancient Greek colony ...Read more
  5. Gliptoteka

    4.5 (3 Votes)
  6. Zagreb City Museum

    4.6 (5 Votes)
  7. Mushroom Museum Zagreb

    4.6 (1 Vote)
    Splavnica ul. 2, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
  8. Muzej Iluzija

    4.3 (3 Votes)
    Ilica 72, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
  9. Radićeva ul. 14, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
  10. Ethnographic Museum

    4.5 (1 Vote)
    Mazuranicev Trg 14, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
  11. Image Of War - Photography Museum


    Image of war - photography museum dedicated to war photography and it's opened less than a month ago in Zagreb. First exhibition Up Close and Personal: War in Croatia shows more than a hundred photographs made by professional Croatian, Serb and world-renowned photographers together with testimonies and photographs that "common" people donated to them. Museum's motto is "War belongs in a mu...Read more