Osijek - grad kulture
The Folklore Ensemble „Pearls of Slavonia“ Osijek
The Ensemble is the chief organizer of the international event „Pearls of Europe“ for children and youth aged 10 to 17 years featuring folklore heritage of different European countries and the event has been organized in Osijek since 1991.
Croatian Cultural Artistic Society «Osijek 1862»
Croatian Cultural Artistic Society “Osijek 1862” was founded back in 1862 as a choral society. In the year 1885 the society was named “Sloga” and later in 1907 Croatian Choral and Music Society “Kuhač”.
Croatian Cultural Artistic Society «Željezničar» Osijek
Croatian Cultural Artistic Society “Željezničar” Osijek was founded in 1925. In the beginning its activities were bound to the work of the choir and brass band, but in 1930 the folklore and tamburitza section started with its work.
City galleries Osijek
The City Galleries Osijek is a public cultural institution established by the City of Osijek in 2005.
Croatian national theatre Osijek
Osijek has a long and rich theatre tradition. The history of Croatian National Theatre in Osijek goes far back to 1735 when the first performance in Latin was given in the Jesuitical Grammar School. In the middle of the following century there were different German theatres and theatre groups that gave their performances on the stage in Osijek.
City and university library of Osijek
City and University Library Osijek (GISKO) operates with a dual function: it is a public library of Osijek, but it is affiliated with the J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek.
The Croatian Craftsman Singing and Musical Society «Zrinski»
The Croatian Craftsman Singing and Musical Society “Zrinski” is a male choir that fosters and promotes singing and music culture. The Society was established in 1896.
Croatian Choral Society «Lipa» Osijek
The Croatian Choir Society “Lipa” was founded in 1876 on the initiative of Bogdan Penjić, the first president of the Society and it exists under the same name since than.
Croatian state archives in Osijek
Croatia State Archives in Osijek is a public institution founded by the Republic of Croatia and the territorial jurisdiction now extends to the area of Osijek-Baranja County and is one of 18 regional archives.
Museum of Slavonia Osijek
Museum of Slavonia was established in 1877 as a Museum of the Free and Royal City of Osijek. From the initial donation of the Osijek’s wholesaler Franjo Sedlaković until today the Museum became one of the largest general-type museums in the Republic of Croatia.