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Ban Josip Jelacic Square, Zagreb, Croatia
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All reviews the main square national hero meeting place focal point nice statue facing south great meeting point popular meeting vibrant square the heart of the city the main attraction central location starting point croatian history horses independence sword
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Zagreb is rich in history, and visiting the square brings it all to life. The Ban Josip Jelcic monument is typical of central Europe monuments, all recognizing leaders in a country's past. It's a beautiful square, well worth the time to shop and sight-see.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Rbstclair
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The monument and statue sits in the largest and most popular square in Zagreb. Virtually every trolley line stops there and its possible to reach any area of the city from this location. The square has existed since the 17th century. The statue ws created...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Marvin G
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Walking around you can find plenty of shops, coffee shops, restaurants and bellyful people (specially female). On Sunday there is an open market. A great experience. Must be there

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Spiro K
Reviewed August 2, 2019

It is Iconic statue of Zagreb at the Main Square which is also named under the same name. It is a happening place for locals and tourists as well. There will be many cultural and performing artists demonstrate their skills in the evening. The square...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Movarip
Reviewed July 20, 2019

The place to be in Zagreb - Ban Josip Jelacic square. Ban Josip Jelacic Monument is the warrior on top of the horse displaying a sword. A landmark place.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Karthik R
Reviewed July 2, 2019

If you are in the Ban Josip Jelacic Square, you will sure not miss this statue as it is erected in the center of the square. Very nice statue as our local guide gave us a brief history and introduction behind it. At the first...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank ZfyEd
Reviewed June 8, 2019

The Ban Josip Jelacic Monument is a pretty cool site to see if you're into landmarks, monuments, and statues. It's located in the square and is surrounded by all sorts of other interesting things as well. Within less than 2 or 3 minutes in any...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Loopholelifestyle
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Came here with a group and stumble upon the arts & craft market in the city square. Was told that this is temporary set up for summer months. Bought a beautiful handmade necklace, some fridge magnets and propolis. Lively place to be when daylight is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Emily2018_G_Scott
Reviewed June 5, 2019

This monument is in a central location. Many city functions take place here. Trains conveniently stop here .

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AASuz
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

Located in the Jelacic main square opposite the train station The entire square is beautiful. Clean lawns with any beautiful flowers ..really a lovely square to just relax and read a book. Many people were laying on the grass enjoying this really beautiful square. A...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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