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Zagreb City Museum

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Address: Opaticka 20-22, Zagreb 10000, Croatia
Phone Number: 1-48 51 358
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: A somewhat skewed history of the city.

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Nice travel to past, treasure of Zagabrian history - excellent exibition, interesting pieces of past, Zagreb development trough the year, showing the most important events

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Nice travel to past, treasure of Zagabrian history - excellent exibition, interesting pieces of past, Zagreb development trough the year, showing the most important events

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Zagreb, Croatia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

It's probably one in the 3 best museums in Zagreb. Great place to get into Zagreb story. It's a pity that there's nothing like as the national museum.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If you want to learn about Zagreb's history, Muzej grada Zagreba is the best place for that. It shows full timeline of making capital city of Zagreb and also it shows who famous lived in Zagreb thrue 18. and 19. century :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

There many well displayed and well annotated historical exhibits. See if one of the curators will play some of the various mechanical musical instruments.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This museum has an excellent permanent collection but the drawback is that very rarely organizes additional special exhibitions. space and location are excellent

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Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Interesting but nothing special. Compering to other exhibition in Zagreb this was expensive. The exit door was closed when we finished so we had to walk back on the same way from where we began. I think the reason was that all of the staff was sitting and chatting in one room and this was more joyful for them than... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

if you want to learn more about city of Zagreb this is the best place to be! its big place it takes at least 1 hour to go through it all quickly

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is a huge museum that I should think the locals get bogged down in. However, because the information in English is more concise than that in Croat, - you will get round tonnes of stuff in a sensible amount of time. The numerous city models are really good, showing growth over the centuries. The many artefacts are also interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Excellent collection of artifacts. photos and art in the history of this city.Worth a visit.Fee about 10 Kuna ($1.50).

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Interesting. The curator decided to show my group the old mechanical wind up musical instruments (kind of like player pianos). Fascinating instruments. Fortunately, our guide could interpret for him. Most exhibits only have narratives in Croatian, so you need someone or something to interpret for you. Worth a quick visit if you're in the area, but not a destination visit.

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