Lauba has unique charm and atmosphere. Its staff and beautiful interior and exterior space make it a People and Art House. Certainly, a place where you will find yourself surrounded by young people and positive energy.
TIP: IT IS A GREAT ART GALLERY WITH LOTS OF HAPPENINGS. AS A MATTER OF FACT, THEY HOLD VARIOUS CONCERTS AND PARTIES.
ALTHOUGH NOT A MUSEUM, THEY HAVE BEEN NOMINATED FOR “EUROPEAN MUSEUM OF THE YEAR AWARD 2014”!
Lauba is a People and Art House. A stunning gallery for contemporary art with their own way of bringing people together. A place of lively and energetic discussions about life and art!
Being at their coffee bar or through functions, activities and various projects they always strive at connecting people.
This privately-owned art gallery is showing works of younger and middle generation of artists. It offers a place for experience, learning, entertainment and social interaction. They think of themselves as a laboratory for art experiments and cultural innovation.
The gallery exhibits a Non-permanent large private collection. For this reason, the exhibits of modern and postmodern Croatian artworks change on a monthly basis. Providing new experiences and stories!
Paintings by Lovro Artuković and sculptures by Kristjan Kožul are among the highlights.
Often, they tend to showcase parallel exhibitions and events, which together form an interactive Lauba program.
Lauba was once an Austro-Hungarian Cavalry Barracks and Zagreb Textile Mill.
During 2007 restoration valuable historical layers of the building were preserved. Such as interior brick walls which were cleaned and given a protective transparent coating. As a result, you get to see every phase of the building’s history and they won the Bernardo Bernardi Award.
The bistro is a place to play. In the first place, it functions as a common meeting place.
The menu is well thought-out and changed seasonally. It is a blend of art and food.
This chic’s bistro signature dish is bread. The beginning and end of every meal.
Lauba Zagreb a Unique Event space.
Lauba is an extraordinary innovative venue. At the same time an elegant one-hundred years old hall.
You can be seated and have dinner surrounded by their Collection.
They offer many opportunities for creating imaginative and unforgettable atmosphere.
Their space of 1350 m2 can fit any event from 20 to 800 guests.
Lauba opening times
- Monday-Friday 14:00-22:00
- Saturday 11:00-22:00
Closed on Sunday.
Last entry at 9:30 PM
Lauba ticket prices
- Adults – 25 HRK
- Seniors – 15 HRK
- Students – 10 HRK
- Children (7-18) – 10 HRK
Tours last 30 min, please book in advance
Free Lauba Guided Tours
- Daily, no booking required, less than 5 persons.
- Tours for Two – 100 HRK (2 persons)
- Private Group Tours 8+ – 50 HRK/person
- Special Tour before and after opening hours – 200 HRK/person
Program for children between 5 and 12 years of age. Free of charge.
Every Saturday from 15:00 – 16:00
- Hrvoje Urumović – When a boy grows up… (18. 9. – 29. 9. 2018.)
- Mario Javoran — Your body – my house (22.9. – 29.9.2018.)
- Tena Letica Tkalčević. Papercut Exhibition (3.9. – 20.9.2018.)
What can you see and do at Lauba?
You will find yourself surrounded by welcoming and helpful people as well as beautiful art. This stunning century-old military riding arena is an architectural monument on its own.
Lauba is constantly changing its exhibition. Allow yourselves to hear the story about contemporary art in their way.
Bring your children for family weekends and they will lead them through the art workshop. Giving you time to experience Lauba story and relax at their lovely bistro over bread and a glass of wine!
How to get to Lauba?
From bam Jelačić Square you can take trams no. 6 and no. 11 heading towards Črnomerec. Get off at the 6th station, Sveti Duh. From there head South through Selska street for 100 meters. On the right, you will see Lauba, the black building.
Parking can be found opposite the gallery.
Taxi or UBER is always an option.