The Archaeological Museum has been open to the public since 1846. In 1945, it moved to its current location at the 19th-century Vranyczany-Hafner mansion. The museum consists of five main sections: Prehistory, Egypt, Antiquity, Middle Ages, Coins and Medals. It also features a library. While the prehistoric collection contains objects ranging from the Palaeolithic to the Late Iron Age, the section “Antiquity” contains an important collection of Greek and Roman monuments significant for this area. The section “Egypt” is specific because features Liber Linteus, 3rd century BCE mummy and bandages with the longest Etruscan inscription in existence. It is the only collection of its kind in Southeast Europe. In the library you can find professional archaeological literature. The permanent display shows the prehistoric collection that classified in time periods.
Category: Must visit, Museum-art-palace,
Nikola Šubić Zrinski trg, Zagreb 10000
45.810925, 015.977388 (45°48’39.3″N, 015°58’38.6″E)
00385 (0)1 487 3000, 00385 (0)1 487 3101
Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat: 10:00-18:00h, Thu: 10:00-20:00h, Sun: 10:00-13:00h, Sun: 10:00-13:00h, closed on Mondays
Adults: 20 HRK (2.60 EUR); children, students, seniors: 10 HRK (1.30 EUR); family ticket: 30 HRK (4 EUR); seniors – on Tuesdays free of charge
GPS coordinates: 45.810925, 015.977388 (45°48’39.3″N, 015°58’38.6″E)
Address: Nikola Šubić Zrinski trg, Zagreb 10000
The Archaeological Museum is located around 250m away from the main Ban Jelačić Square on Nikola Šubić Zrinski Square (near Zrinjevac park).
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Arheološkog muzeja koji se nalazi oko 250 metara od glavnog zagrebačkog Trga bana Jelačića na Trgu Nikole Šubića Zrinskog (kod parka Zrinjevac). Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Arheološkom muzeju koji se nalazi oko 250 metara od glavnog zagrebačkog Trga bana Jelačića na Trgu Nikole Šubića Zrinskog (kod parka Zrinjevac). Hvala!
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