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Zagreb city is a great place to visit with kids. It is family friendly city.

There are a lot fun interesting attractions and activities for kids in Zagreb.

Free train for kids in Zagreb

Every weekend a little tourist train for kids carries “small tourists” to the Zagreb.

Train starts from 9:30 to 19:30 every 60 minutes from Ban Jelacic square.

Free train for kids in Zagreb

The train route passes through the central streets and square of Zagreb city: Ilica street (the main street of Zagreb), Frankopanska street, Marsala Tita square, Masarykova street, Praska and Jurisiceva street, Hrvatskih velikana square.

Model of Zagreb city in bronze

The Zagreb city model almost 4 meters long and wide is located on the side of Ban Jelacic square.

The bronze model of Zagreb is favorite place for exploring the center of Zagreb with children.

Bronze model Zagreb city Croatia

Photo the bronze model of Zagreb

Zagreb photo bronze model

Photo the bronze model of Zagreb

The Lotrscak tower gun makes shot at noon every day. It is fun amusement for children.

Zagreb for kids Lotrscak tower gun

Photo Lotrscak Tower & Funicular Zagreb

Zagreb for kids Lotrscak tower Strossmayer promenade

Photo Lotrscak Tower & Strossmayer promenade

Zagreb Photo Lotrscak Tower Strossmayer promenade

Photo Lotrscak Tower & Strossmayer promenade

The best selfie place in Zagreb – the monument Antun Gustav Matos on Strossmayer promenad

Strossmayerovo setaliste Zagreb

Photo Strossmayer promenade

In Zagreb there are a lot beautiful places for walking with your children.

Zagreb for kids Park Ribnjak

Photo Park Ribnjak Zagreb

Zagreb for kids Park Ribnjak

Photo Park Ribnjak Zagreb

In Zagreb centre is situated several parks wih playground and biking trails.

Zagreb for kids Art Park Zagreb

Photo Art Park Zagreb

Zagreb for kids Art Park Zagreb

Photo Art Park Zagreb

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Zagreb funicular

Zagreb funicular CroatiaZagreb funicular – the shortest funicular in the world!

Its length is just 66 meters.

This funicular connects Down Town (Tomiceva street) with Upper Town (Lotrscak tower). The funicular is the oldest public transportation in Zagreb.

Zagreb funicular was build XIX century and begin to work in 1893.

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Zagreb 360° Eye observation deck

Zagreb 360° Eye observation deck
The best point for seeing Zagreb city is an observation deck Zagreb 360° Eye.

Zagreb 360° Eye observation deck provides a unique views on all around Zagreb city, on the main Zagreb square – Trg Bana Jelacica, Cathedral, Zagreb Upper Town and Down Town and other most important cultural and historical architectures of Zagreb, its squares, streets, parks and multicolored city roofs.

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ZOO in Zagreb

ZOO Zagreb Croatia

The ZOO of Zagreb city is larger and more modern, it is located in Maksimir park. The Maksimir park is the biggest park in Zagreb.
In Zagreb ZOO there are 275 species of animals.

An entrance ticket to the Zagreb Zoo costs an adult 30 kn, a child (7-14 years) 20 kn, and a child to 7 years – free.

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Botanical Garden Zagreb

Botanical Garden Zagreb

Botanical Garden in Zagreb, founded in 1889.
Of the 4.7 hectares of the Botanical Garden’s total area, the greatest part is occupied by the arboretum, developed in the style of the English landscape garden, in which we grow woody plants (trees and shrubs) from various parts of the world.
The flower parterre with decorative herbaceous plants (annuals and perennials) and roses, in the western part of the Garden near the glasshouses, is constructed in the French style characterised by strict geometrical lines.
Indigenous plant species (representatives of the flora of Croatia) are grown in groups planned according to plant geography (rock gardens).
Tropical and subtropical plants and plants needed for research work are grown in the greenhouses (a total of 14).
Marsh plants can be seen in the artificial lakes and pools on the parterre.
Opening hours Botanical Garden: Monday-Tuesday 9:00-14:30 ; Wednesday-Sunday 9:00-19:00
Address Botanical Garden: Marulicev trg 9a, Zagreb
Web of Botanical Garden http://hirc.botanic.hr

Astronomical Observatory in Zagreb

Astronomical Observatory in Zagreb

Astronomical Observatory Zagreb at Popov Toranj (Priest’s Tower) in Zagreb’s Upper Town (Opatièka Street 22) was founded through the initiative of the Croatian Society of Natural Sciences, while the City Council provided premises at Popov Toranj for the Observatory’s needs and approved funding for building renovation and installation of the astronomical telescope and dome.
Opening hours Astronomical Observatory: Monday – Friday 9:00 – 14:00 ; Tuesdays and Thursdays 20:00 – 22:00 ; Wednesdays and Fridays 20:00 – 22:00
Address Astronomical Observatory: Opaticka street 22, Zagreb
Web of Astronomical Observatory www.zvjezdarnica.hr

The largest railway model in Zagreb

Railway model in Zagreb
The largest model railway in East Europe presented in Zagreb.
The model is specific because its height ranges from -10 centimeters to three meters, which puts it at the top of European model-making. A part of the model railway is dug ten centimeters underground representing an underground metro. The railway consists of 1,015 meters of tracks and 300 meters of motorways.
As many as 80 trains run along tracks covering 75 square meters, including freight trains which cost 100-300 euros on average. The model includes travelling motor vehicles, the odd bicycle, fire trucks, police cars and lorries and much more. The model is operated by computers that control all mobile components and make sure that not one train is running late.
Opening hours Railway model: Friday and Saturday 10:00 – 18:00
Address Railway model: Gunduliceva 4, Zagreb
Web of Railway model www.backo.hr

Fasnik Carnival in Zagreb

Fasnik u Zagrebu Carnival Zagreb Croatia

The main part of Fasnik Zagreb carnival is carnival procession of masked and costumed participants which move from central Zagreb square – Trg Bana Jelasica.

Сolourful spectacle and varied entertainment programs Zagreb city offers its residents and guests – brass bands, majorettes, folklore ensembles, dance groups, choirs, masked groups from primary schools and kindergartens, drummers, circus groups, animators masks and puppets, jugglers, fire throwers and magicians…

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Technical Museum

Technical Museum Zagreb Croatia

Techical Museum in Zagreb is a complex technical and science museums with news and ideas from all areas of science.
The Technical Museum, established in 1954 in Zagreb, follows in the tradition of the great science and technology museums of the world.
In addition to the several thousand items on permanent display, the Museum has some 10,000 items in storage. Among them are objects of everyday use which are typical of the industrial era of the 19th and 20th centuries. The Museum invests a lot of effort into popularising science and technology. It organises lectures on science and technology, presentations and shows, presentations and lectures in the Planetarium, workshops and events such as the Science Festival, and other activities.
Opening hours Technical Museum: Tuesday to Friday 9:00 – 17:00 ; Saturday and Sunday 9:00 – 13:00
Address Technical Museum: Savska cesta 18, Zagreb
Web of Technical museum www.tehnicki-muzej.hr

Museum of Illusions Zagreb

Museum of Illusions Zagreb
Museum of Illusions Zagreb has over 70 exhibits, the largest collection of holograms in East Europe.

The Museum of Illusions offers an intriguing, visual, sensual and educational experience in a fun adventure for all generations.
Opening hours Museum of Illusions: Monday – Sunday 09:00 – 22:00
Address Museum of Illusions: Ilica 72, Zagreb
Web of Museum of Illusions http://muzejiluzija.com

Hunting museum in Zagreb

Hunting museum Zagreb CroatiaHunting museum Zagreb was founded in 1954.
The museum offers the most famous Croatian hunting trophies and unique collection of 170 species of birds and bird eggs, and also hunting weapons since the 16th century to modern.
In hunting museum collection includes more than 2,000 exhibits.
Opening hours Hunting Museum: Wed, Fri, Sat 08:00-13:00 ; Tue, Thu 12:00-17:00
Address Hunting Museum: V. Nazora 63, Zagreb
Web of Hunting Museum www.hls.com.hr/teme/lovacki-muzej/

Neanderthal Museum in Krapina – 60 km from Zagreb

Neanderthal Museum Krapina Croatia

The Krapina Neanderthal Museum covers a surface area of around 1,200 sq.meters and is one of the most modern museums in Croatia.

In the museum you can find the interesting story about the life and culture of the Krapina Neanderthal, enjoy the many multimedia components and other contents, as well as very specific architecture.

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Aquaparks & waterparks – 40-130 km from Zagreb

Aquaparks Waterparks Zagreb Croatia
On distance 40-130 km from Zagreb city there are several indoors and outdoors aquaparks and waterparks.
Most of waterparks next to Zagreb use thermal mineral water.

… Aquae Vivae aqua park in Krapinske Toplice, Water Planet in Tuheljske Toplice, Terme Jezercica waterpark, Life Class Terme Sveti Martin aqua park …

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