Pomorski i povijesni muzej Hrvatskog primorja Rijeka

Maritime and History Museum of the Croatian Littoral

Pomorski i povijesni muzej Hrvatskog primorja Rijeka

Hire of museum space

 

The building of the Maritime and History Museum of the Croatian Littoral Rijeka, the former Governor’s Palace is known as unique space in the city of Rijeka, and there exists a continuing need and interest that, in conjunction with the museum’s activity, it is used for the holding of exhibitions, concerts, performances and promotions. For this purpose it is possible to rent the space of the Marble Hall and the museum’s Atrium to legal entities under special conditions in accordance with the Act of the Protection of Cultural Monuments and the statutory conditions from the museum. The Marble Hall – the former dance hall with good acoustic properties, a surface area of 180 m², two storeys high, the design the interior of which special attention has been dedicated. The walls are 3.6 m high and are lined with multicoloured marble panelling from a quarry in Carrara. The rich wall and arched stuccatura – cartouche, rocaille, acanthus, masks, stylised ornamentation – are the work of Antal Szabó, whilst the creators of the hanging and wall chandeliers are Mör Wiesinger, Laszlo Szapary and T.H. Schiffer. The hall is equipped with 200 chairs. The Atrium – is located on the first floor, and covers 300 m² of basic surface area, two storeys high. The glass skylight illuminates with the natural light the stately space which impresses with its spaciousness, wealth and splendour. STATUTORY CONDITIONS For the purpose of the protection of the museum’s space and materials the following rules apply:

  • smoking is forbidden in all areas of the museum
  • the lighting of a naked flame is forbidden in all areas of the museum
  • the preparation of food is forbidden in all areas of the museum
  • the use of museum exhibits is forbidden in all areas of the museum
  • it is forbidden to undertake any kind of work on the walls and floors which could lead to damage in all areas of the museum
  • it is forbidden to move existing exhibits in all areas of the museum
  • in all means of communication it is obligatory to use the full title of the institution – Pomorski i povijesni muzej Hrvatskog primorja Rijeka (PPMHP) (ENG: the Maritime and History Museum of the Croatian Littoral Rijeka).

PRICES

  • Marble Hall – 4,000 kuna
  • Atrium – 6,000 kuna
  • Marble Hall and Atrium – 10,000 kuna

NOTE: The prices relate to the use of the spaces on working days from 8am to 10pm. After those times and at the weekends the price is 50% higher. If the organisation of cultural events (promotions, concerts, presentations) is being considered then the museum allows a discount of 50% on the total price of the hire of the Marble Hall. You can download a request form for the use of the spaces here – doc and pdf Price list of rental space for recording for commercial purposes

  • exterior (courtyard, building) – 10.000,00 kuna
  • interior (the entrance, a small atrium, staircase and a large atrium) – 20.000,00 kuna

The decision – the determination of prices of rental space for recording for commercial purposes – pdf