Gazi Husref Begov Museum



The museum is dedicated to Gazi Husrev-beg (1480 – 1541), the governor of Bosnia and one of the biggest builders of Sarajevo and the history of his vakuf (endowments).

The museum is located in the area of Kuršumlija Madrasa (high school), one of the numerous buildings that Gazi Husrev-beg built in Sarajevo. The museum setting consists of eight thematic units arranged in the former classrooms. Visitors through these units can get acquainted with Gazi Husrev-beg as a historical person, with his vakuf, as well as with Gazi Husrev-beg’s medres.