The Museum of Broken Relationships is the most popular museum in Zagreb. It is an emotional rollercoaster of experiences!
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The Museum of Broken Relationships is a collection of relationships and in fact an emotional rollercoaster. The first privately owned museum in Zagreb and a winner of the European Museum Kenneth Hudson Award in 2011.
It is located in the beautiful baroque Kulmer palace in the Upper Town – a historical part of Zagreb rich in tourist attractions. Conceptualised by Olinka Vištica and Dražen Grubišić, the Museum has toured internationally, amassing an amazing collection and promoting Zagreb.
The Museum of Broken Relationships is dedicated to failed relationships. As a matter of fact, it exhibits personal objects, left over from former owners, accompanied by their stories and emotions.
Exhibits hit on a range of emotions and relationships. Reflect on your personal experiences and how they intertwine with the items on display. It makes you think of the value we give to common objects.
It is not about the items you will find. Above all else, it is about the incredible experience and emotions you feel as you walk through the exhibition!
It takes you back to your past emotions as you read the stories written by their owners.
Museum of Broken Relationships opening hours
Summer (June 1st – September 30th):
Every day 9:00-22:30.
Winter (October 1st – May 31st):
Every day 9:00-21:00
Closed on Christmas, New Year’s Day, Easter and All Saints’ Day, on December 24th and 31st open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Last entry: 30 minutes before closing
Museum of Broken Relationships entrance fee
Admission for adults is 30 HRK (approx. 4 EUR or 5 USD).
Pupils, students (full-time with ID), people with disabilities, seniors (65 and over) pay 20 HRK.
What can you do at the Museum of Broken Relationships?
Museum of Broken Relationships houses a collection of items and emotions. It will take you back to your past experiences and bring back to life past emotions.
We recommend to visit their shop and relax over a cup of coffee in their Brokenships Museum Café.
How to get to Museum of Broken Relationships?
Accessible on foot from Zagreb ban Jelačić square or enjoy a ride with the shortest funicular in the world. It is just by the Lotrščak Tower.