44320 KutinaTrg kralja Tomislava 13Telephone: 044/621 145Fax: 044/621 145Museum profile: regional historyFounded: 1960
Category of the museum collection: CCategory of the museum building: CNumber of inventoried museum items: 3181Number of non-inventoried museum items: 3095Microfilmed museum inventories: noThe museum is housed in a Baroque curia surrounded by a park, in the middle of the town. Its holdings are divided into the archaeological, the cultural and historical, the historical and the ethnographic collection. The collection of fine arts is, together with its exhibition rooms, housed in a separate building.The museum was exposed to artillery attacks from the occupied territory in the immediate vicinity.
All museum holdings were stored in a safer place during the war.
October 29th 1991During a rocket attack on the nearby school and marketplace, shell shrapnel had lightly damaged the southern facade of the museum building. Six windowpanes were broken.
On the first floor of the building housing the Collection of Fine Arts, storerooms of the Red Cross were situated. A water pipe had burst in the storage and water had seeped down to the ground floor storeroom that had contained the packed holdings of the collection. A couple of pictures were slightly damaged.