Brusa Bezistan was built by Rustem Pasha, Grand Vizier of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent. Originally intended as a silk market, bazaar houses is an important part of cultural heritage of Sarajevo today.
1ABOUT
The permanent exhibition of the museum is based on the chronological principle, with the archaeological material on display divided into three sections: prehistory, Antiquity (including the earliest example of a fleur-de-lis in Bosnia and Herzegovina) and the Middle Ages. The gallery of the bezistan houses exhibits from the Ottoman period (including the most expensive equipment of an Ottoman warrior) and the Austro-Hungarian period. The display that attracts the most attention is the model of “Old Čaršija”, the trading and merchant center of Ottoman Sarajevo.The original model, which shows the city as it was right before Austro-Hungarian occupation, was created by master modeler, Husein Karišik, in the 1950s.In conjunction with this display, visitors can now make use of an interactive 3D model of Ottoman Sarajevo and obtain information on specific objects by selecting items on the screen.
2VISITOR INFO
OPENING HOURS
Tuesday - Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm (from October 15th from 10:00 am to 04:00 pm)
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

HOW TO FIND US
Address:
Abadžiluk 10

CONTACT
+387 33 239 590
3WEBSITE
http://www.muzejsarajeva.ba/