A century of pushing boundaries

Modern sports in Croatia can trace its beginnings to the second half of the 19th century - from the first courses in gymnastics to the newest achievements, for more than a century Croatian sports embody the idea of the Olympic movement: faster, higher, stronger.

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Praška ulica 2, Zagreb
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About the Museum

A place of Pride and Glory

The Croatian Sports Museum has existed in various organizational forms for more than 70 years, since 2003 as a national museum institution under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia dedicated to the systematic collection of the most important national heritage from the fields of Croatian sports and physical exercise. During its existence, starting with the legacy of Franjo Bučar, the Museum has collected more than 260.000 items, photographs, documents and publications that bear witness to the history and development of sports in Croatian from the mid-19th century up to today.

Collections

Centuries of sports history

In over 70 years of activity in various forms, the Croatian Sports Museum has systematically collected the most valuable items of Croatia's heritage in sports and physical exercise. During the Museum's existence, starting with the legacy of Franjo Bučar and continuing to today, the museum has gathered more than 260.000 items, photographs, documents and publications that serve as evidence of the history and development of sports in Croatia from the mid-19th century until today.

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Bučar’s Games for Societies and Schools at Trnava Days
13. May 2022.

As part of the Trnava Days, an event organized by the Trnava Recreative Sports Society, the Croatian Sports Museum organized

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Croatian Hawk exhibition at Vukomerec Primary School and workshop at Trnava days organized by the Croatian Sports Museum
09. May 2022. - 13. May 2022.

An exhibition dedicated to the Croatian Hawk, a physical exercise society founded in 1874 which, by the beginning of World

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Lecture on the Croatian Deaf Handball Representation at the Association of Deaf-Blind Persons of the City of Zagreb
04. May 2022.

As part of the exhibition “Silence at the 7m line”, dedicated to the Croatian Deaf Handball Representation, Martina Vargek, curator

Location and contact

Location

Praška ulica 2
10000 Zagreb
Hrvatska

Temporary office

Basaricekova 24
HR-10000 Zagreb
Croatia