This museum is dedicated to Alija Izetbegović, the first president of an independent Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The museum is housed in the old city gates in Sarajevo, which are remnants of the old fortified city Vratnik, that was built in the 18th century.Established in the recent times, the Museum „Alija Izetbegović“ offers modern answers to questions from the past, but also sets the foundation for the future. Through its objective scientific approach, it encourages young people, intellectuals and researchers to approach modern history with expertise and knowledge. The Museum educational programs are designed for elementary and secondary school students. They include professional tours of the permanent museum exhibition, interactive school workshops, pedagogical and educational publications, lectures, special programmes observing important historical dates, etc. Publishing is an integral part of the museum activities and one of the forms of presentation of the rich museum fundus and the projects that the museum participates in.

Ploča 2 (Kapi - kula), 71000 Sarajevo
+387 33 237 220