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Croatian Museum of Naive Art

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Address: Sv. Cirila i Metoda 3,, Zagreb, Croatia
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Nice change from your usual Old Masters

This was a pleasant little detour on a cold day, a chance to look at some works I wouldn't otherwise find, and it opens your mind a bit to the Croatian art scene, past & present.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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London
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81 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a pleasant little detour on a cold day, a chance to look at some works I wouldn't otherwise find, and it opens your mind a bit to the Croatian art scene, past & present.

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US Expats
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is compact and coherent. I liked it very much, although I am not sure I would have if I didn't know at least a little bit about Croatian Naive Art.

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Auburn, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really didn;t know what to expect and were pleasantly susrprised. The art is most interesting. It is not a very big place but well worth a visit.

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Cusco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

A visit to the museum was included in our walking tour of Zagreb. Walked in with very low expectations and was blown away with what I saw. Don't miss it!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Go and spend some time with these beautiful, powerful paintings. The gallery is in the middle of the upper old town. Great to experience something truly Croatian.

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Dayton, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is a must see if in Zagreb. Gives a wonderful perspective and history. Easily can spend over an hour in this very intimate museum. Very near Broken Relationships.

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Innsbruck, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

The visit takes about an hour at the most, and expect to see colorful, little-known works of art. we were constantly monitored and followed by two staff-attendants who kept telling us to stay within the zone-markers, who later got annoyed at being questioned about the artworks. google is your best friend in case you have questions that the booklet doesn't... More 

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Seville, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

This museum displays some unique art and highlights a traditional method of oil painting on glass so details are put in first and background later. The colors are so vivid because there is no canvas to absorb the paint. Museum is small but so is the price so those not as interested in art will find it very manageable.

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Sun City West, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Very unusual, small art museum right near the Town Hall. Excellent guide explained the methods and artists of astonishing works. No artists had professional training, but there are fantastic results.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you are art museum goer, you should definitely stop by this small museum. It's located close to St. Mark church so you can go there while you are exploring the upper town. I have been to numerous art museums in the USA , European countries and Korea and I can say that this museum has really unique and distinctive... More 

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