CITY MUSEUM VIROVITICA

City Museum in Virovitica was founded in september 1953. as a regional museum of complex type for the city and district Virovitica. The museum is housed in the castle Pejačević which is located in the city center Virovitica.

City Museum in Virovitica was founded in september 1953. as a regional museum of complex type for the city and district Virovitica. The museum is housed in the castle Pejačević which is located in the city center Virovitica.

The Museum holds four collections all the time enriched material. The museum has about 5,000 cases of which 880 exhibited in the permanent, through archaeological, ethnographic, artistic and cultural-historical collection, which show the life of the end of the New Stone Age to the first decades of the 20th century, and through the choice of actor Branislav Donations (by 1982. was donated to the Museum Virovitica deutch, writer from Zagreb), which includes works by contemporary Croatian artists such as Ivo Rezek, Marino Tartaglia, Krsto Hegedusic, Patty Prince, Basil Jordan Miljenko Stancic, Nives Kavurić Kurtovic Stahov, Dubravka Babic, Mersad Berber and Dimitrije Popovic.

The museum is involved in the publishing industry, and in addition to supporting art and promotional materials related to the exhibition, which is organized and published his own magazine heritage. As one of the key tasks of museums integration with the community in which it operates, but which in some ways is, so is the town museum Virovitica modernized its approach to the audience during September 2008. year introduced its website where you can find all actuality related to the Museum with an overview of the history and collections of the Museum - www.muzejvirovitica.hr. The Museum has been collaborating with museums from the region and beyond, especially Našice Local Museum and the Folk Museum Slatina, but with many other institutions, associations and societies that promote culture.