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The Museum of Torture - TORTUREUM offers an insight into its unique collection of various instruments of torture and execution that have been employed since the ancient times to the present day. The Museum vividly depicts the notion of violence...more
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Ulica Pavla Radica 14 | 1st Floor, Zagreb 10000, Croatia
I really enjoyed the museum. It is a small one, with only 28 pieces. Some explanations were repeted (we don't really learn more things this way). Didn't accepted my student card, they only accept partners universities (should mention this on the site).
My impression of a museum is that it is a collection of historical artefacts. This is indeed a collection of quite a wide variety of torture items but they are all replicas. The museum consists of 2 rooms and you are given a tablet which...More
Whoever created this museum put a lot of effort into having a wide variety of ancient torture devices replicated. The museum is quite small and the interior is very, very dark (therefore it is extremely difficult to take photos). The ipad-like device that you are...More
Muzej T, Manager at Tortureum - Museum of Torture, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Well, it is hard to expect that anyone will feel good, happy or full of life when ends the tour throuh Tortureum. Tortureum is a torture museum. Nothing else. Size of museum is not a big one, but sometimes size really doesn’t matter at all,...More
The museum is kind of small, but there are still a lot of fascinating torturing devices exhibited there. You also get a tablet so you can “scan” the items for additional information and videos. And the scary music is just the cherry on the top...More
We visited here with our young kids despite knowing it probably wasn't the best of ideas. Unfortunately the museum was on the small side compared to others we have visited in other places in Europe, but it was well done. As others have mentioned, you...More
I am a pretty strong hearted person who loves crime/horror shows, however, this scared the jeebies out of me. Each weapon came with a sensor code thing that you scan with your ipad they lend you, giving detailed explanations on how and why it was...More
Me and my partner thoroughly enjoyed our visit here to this museum. Although there are only 3 rooms, the content is well distributed and displayed and the ambience really gives you a sense of horror and terror. Would recommend!
My only gripe, is that my...More