Croatia

Number of museums: 222

 

Ownership of Museums:

State:   15 %

City: 50%

Communities:   13 %

County 6 %

Others:   12 %

No data: 4%

(source: Register of museums, galleries and collections in Republic Croatia, Museum and Documentation Center, 2008.).

 

  

Museum organisations:

Hrvatsko muzejsko društvo (Croatian Museum Society)
c/o Muzej za umjetnost i obrt
Trg Maršala Tita 10
10000 Zagreb

E-mail: hmd@hrmud.hr
URL: www.hrmud.hr

 

Regional level:

Muzejska udruga istočne Hrvatske (Museum Association of Eastern Croatia)
c/o Muzej Slavonije Osijek

Trg sv. Trojstva 6

31000 Osijek

www.muih.hr

 

Društvo muzealaca i galerista Istre ( Museum and Gallery Society of Istria)

Carrarina 3
HR-52100 Pula

www.dmgi.hr

 

Legislation and structure:

The Law on Museums, 1998.

Amendments to the Law on Museums, 2008.

 

Museum magazine:

Vijesti muzealaca i konzervatora (News of conservators and museum professionals) published by Croatian Museum Society . ISSN: 1331-2448

 

Muzeologija (Museology) Published by Museum Documentation Center ISSN: 0353-7552

 

Informatica museologica  Published by Museum Documentation Center ISSN: 0350-2325

 

(last update: 9 November 2009)