The Tambura Museum
The fortress of Brod has been upgraded to a multimedia center – first of its kind in Croatia! More than sixty handmade musical artifacts are displayed at all times. If you enjoy traditional music or craft, this is the place for you. There are even workshops that you can partake and get an introduction to traditional music and instruments.
If you like horses or enjoy horseback riding, you should definitely visit these stables with the Lipizzan horses of all ages. If you are spending holidays with your family, your children will enjoy the ride in a traditional horse carriage called fijaker.
Only four miles northwest from the center of the town you can enjoy an artificial lake with your friends, family or a significant other. The lake offers plenty of possibilities to walk, fish, row or enjoy any other water sports. Mild slopes and woods surround the lake so it looks magical during the summer as well as during the winter when it freezes. The area also has some interesting caves and the lovely canyon Pljuskara with three waterfalls.
Living history programs are a special attraction made for visitors interested in getting acquainted with the characters from the tales of one of the most famous story tale writers un Croatia, Ivana Brlic Mazuranic. You can try it out in front of the Brlic House on the main square and all the information on it is available at the lokacl Tourist Information Office.
In the village of Vrpolje, east of Slavonski Brod, there is a permanent exhibition of some famous work of Croatia’s greatest sculptor, Ivan Mestovic, in his Memorial Gallery. Some of his most famous sculptures are situated in Chicago, Equestrian Indians – The Bowman and The Spearman.
Slavonski Brod is a good combination of a small town and nature. It can offer you all you need on a holiday with your family and friends. Search through our offer of self-catering villas, apartments and cottages and spend your holidays in Continental Croatia.