Vrbovec Vrbovec What Our Forefathers Ate

Famous people

Many distinguished people were either born or worked in Vrbovec and its environs. Among them were for example Count Petar Zrinski, biologist Ljudevit Farkaš-Vukotinović, French aristocrat Eugene de Piennes who donated 34 paintings of the French, Dutch, English and German painters to the Strossmayer Gallery in Zagreb, then historian Josip Butorac and many other. In the village of Negovac, not far from Vrbovec Marija Jurić Zagorka was born, a writer of popular novels and the first female journalist in southern Europe. Her bust is displayed in Vrbovec park.

Više informacija

TZG Vrbovca
Trg Petra Zrinskog 1
10340 Vrbovec,
Tel./Fax +385 1 2791 661
tzvrbovec@tzzz.hr, www.tz-vrbovec.hr
POU Vrbovec
Tel. +385 1 2791 115

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