Zagreb Modern Gallery

Zagreb, Croatia

Modern Gallery holds the most important and comprehensive collection of paintings, sculptures and drawings by 19th and 20th century Croatian artists. The collection numbers around 10,000 works of art, housed since 1934 in the historic Vranyczany Palace in the centre of Zagreb, overlooking the Zrinjevac Park.

The Palace underwent a complete renovation between 1993 and 2005, when the current exhibition was opened to the public. Two floors of the palace have become a modern-equipped gallery showing the permanent collection of Croatian modern painting and sculpture. In the completely refurbished historic rooms, the Modern Gallery presents 'Two Hundred Years of Croatian Fine Arts (1800-2000)', a representative selection of 650-700 of the best works by painters, sculptors and medal makers.



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Founded: 1905
Category: Museums in Croatia


4.6/5 (based on Google user reviews)

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Malak Almelhem (14 months ago)
If you are a lover of art, it’s a MUST visit. It has lots of amazing pieces and a good collection of breathtaking paintings. It has two floors the second one contains much of a Modern pieces from the 30’s and till the millennium while the first one has much older ones. I really enjoyed my time there and it’s the best place i’ve been to in the city. The museum has a cute little store right infront of the gate under the stairs where you can get your tickets from as well
Monica Newton (17 months ago)
Loved it. A wonderful selection of modern Croatian artists.
Salvatore Andrea Cafiero (18 months ago)
Very beautiful temporary exhibition of Nikola Mašic works, some paintings are impressive. Beautiful pieces are also in permanent stuff, various and pleasant also for people not so much addicted with modern art. I would add more signals and more indications for toilets and entrance. Girls from staff weren't very interactive.
Vesna Bujas (18 months ago)
Great place to visit. Mašić exhibit is at the moment
nataša jovičić (2 years ago)
First tactile gallery within Modern gallery dedicated for the blind and partially sighted visitors in this part of Europe.Go, explore, it is also interesting for sighted people.
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