Received from: Croatia Category: private swap Date: March 2013
Ban Jelačić Square is the central square of the city of Zagreb,
Croatia, named after ban Josip Jelačić. The official name is Trg bana
Jelačića. It is colloquially referred to as Jelačić plac (derived from
Platz, the German word for square or plaza) or simply Trg ("the
It is located below Zagreb's old city cores Gradec and Kaptol and directly south of the Dolac Market on the intersection of Ilica from the west, Radićeva Street from the northwest, the small streets Splavnica and Harmica from the north, Bakačeva Street from the northeast, Jurišićeva Street from the east, Praška Street from the southeast and Gajeva Street from the southwest. It is the center of the Zagreb Downtown pedestrian zone.