Exploring Oktogon: A Unique Shopping Passage in the Heart of Zagreb

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Oktogon is a passageway through a building located in the center of Zagreb. There are two entrances: one on Ilica and the other on Flower Square (Petar Preradović Square). The passage houses commercial spaces from one entrance to another. The most interesting part of the passage is in the middle. It is an octagonal hall roofed with a stained-glass dome, which is how the passage got its name.

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