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Ban Josip Jelacic Square, Zagreb, Croatia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When in Zagreb, I'd imagine you'll end up at the city center square sometime. The tram stop is right in front so it's easy to get to. It's a very large square, a hub of activity. It's dominated by the imposing statue. While there, take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 207alba9
Reviewed 5 days ago

The main square in the city of Zagreb where all the vibes and activities happen. the monument brings lots of nice memories to the people there and reminds them of the great leader of Zagreb. I was there during Christmas holidays and the decoration was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank philipppn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably one of the main squares of Zagreb, a really nice place to start exploring the city.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elena257
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This monument is of a Croatian governor who opposed and fought against the Hungarian revolution during the late 1800's. It was removed by the communist regime in 1947 but brought back again in the late 1990's after the homeland war was over. It's a popular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FoxMustang
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

I wouldn't recommend this as a must see activity in Zagreb, so I wouldn't go out of my way if I were you to see it. However, if you are at Ban Jelacic Square you will notice it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 727tracyw
Reviewed 23 October 2018

The monument on the Ban Josil Jelacic Square, the most popular meeting point in the buzzing and beautiful center of Zagreb.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Russalia K
Reviewed 21 October 2018

There are street stalls in the square every day, mostly selling food (sausages, cheese, bread, honey, etc.). However, once or twice a week local artisans sell their wares (necklaces, bracelets, etc.). A stones throw away is the open air market. A must see. Fresh fruits,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank boatspapa1
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The monument is in the heart of the main square. Lots of markets and people around in the day and if your group decides to split up, it is always an easy place to spot to regroup. One of the pub crawls meets by this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank deionc581
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This is a very easy monument to find. Go in to the centre of Zagreb and "there it is!!!". Worth checking out.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alan G
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Every day some markets , crowded area , ideal place for people-watching , free walki ng tour starts overhere , musicians to chear-up the atmosphere , ... a must to spend some time overhere .

Date of experience: October 2018
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