Culture and Heritage

History

at every step

The crossroads between East and West, Central European and the southern spirit of the Mediterranean, Croatia has developed a wide artistic, literary and musical tradition over the years. A rich cultural heritage that lives beyond museums, churches and cathedrals

UNESCO

Croatian Intangible Cultural Heritage items

Petar Fabijan / TZ Rijeka

Rijeka - Port of Diversity

The pounding rhythm of rebellion and change has always echoed through Rijeka.

Ivo Biočina

Legends

Full of great stories


For thousands of years, myths and legends have been kept alive in these parts by skilful and interesting storytellers.
Damir Fabijanić

A bit of trivia

From Croatian folk tradition to the most widespread fashion accessory in the world
Dalmatian, spotted barking dog
The secret of patent No 36946
The temple of picigin
Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images

Nikola Tesla

One of the greatest inventors in the history of mankind

Croatia Feeds

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