"Historical Journal" is a journal of the Society for Croatian History, formerly the Historical Society of Croatia. It is the oldest professional historical society in the Republic of Croatia, which has been operating continuously since 1947.
The "Historical Journal" has been published continuously since 1948, when the first volume was published.
For a long time, the "Historical Journal" was edited by Jaroslav Šidak (from 1948 to 1984). After Šidak editors of the journal were Ivan Kampuš and Ivica Prlender. Since 2008 the editorial board is headed by Damir Agičić.
Scientific articles in the "Historical Journal" go through the process of double review by experts from Croatia and from abroad.
The editorial board is guided by the ethical principles of editing the scientific journals published at: