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Ethnographic Museum Split

| Behind the vestibule 4, Split 21000, Croatia
+385 21 344 164
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Well worth a visit

Interesting museum on an upper floor of Diocletian's Palace. Displays of typical dress of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leyburn, United Kingdom
Interesting costumes

Three floors of mainly costumes. Quite interesting if you like that sort of thing. Plaques in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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| Behind the vestibule 4, Split 21000, Croatia
+385 21 344 164
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting museum on an upper floor of Diocletian's Palace. Displays of typical dress of the region and examples of old crafts.

Thank Nomad59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three floors of mainly costumes. Quite interesting if you like that sort of thing. Plaques in English. Staff very enthusiastic and helpful

Thank carolineanderson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well presented interesting displays of former traditional costumes of Croatia and other countries of the surrounding regions. Such detailed embroidery and bright coloured woollen/cotton/silk cloths, wide leather belts for knives and pistols, Fishing implements display. Black & white photographs of everyday life, including rural poverty....More

Thank Les G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Every Split museum we have visited has been outstanding in its own way. We weren't going to visit this museum until we had an hour to kill while we we waiting for a bus. We missed the bus! There was a truly outstanding exhibition of...More

Thank ohnojo123
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

This tour is not bad. Fee storage building. Exposition can be a better. Average quality things. Recommend to elderly peoples. Not for kids and teenagers. Bit boring.

Thank minmocas
Reviewed 6 August 2017

After searching for some time I managed to find the entrance - and was not sorry for investing the effort: it has a fine, well presented selection of folk costumes (what was my chief interest) and other ethnographic artefacts. Don't miss climbing to the roof...More

Thank Tarik D
Reviewed 5 August 2017

this is hard to find, its hidden on the floor above the gate facing the sea. Its inexpensive, and a good place to cool off. It gives a nice overview of the history of the area, including the various major cultural influences in the >2000...More

Thank ItsMyScreenName
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Live music, interesting displays especially the one about children. Monters and lights are not well planned as monter frames often shadows spots so parts of displayed item is in shadow - feels cheap... Clean toilettes without extra fee. Vestibul view worth it alone might see...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This was an amazing surprise. We got Split card and got free ticket to this museum. We could see displayed all national garments thru the centuries of Croatian history. Also, they have displayed jewelry and house objects from a different centuries. Most of items are...More

Thank Amira S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is a well put together and clear museum showing the ethnography of the area through clothing, furniture, weapons, jeweler etc. it is well laid out and clearly labeled in a beautiful building. However the final secret was left to last. They have a narrow...More

Thank C H
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