Museums in Split



Archaeological museum

Archaeological museum

The Archaeological Museum in Split is the oldest museum in Croatia and was founded in 1820.

Mestrovic gallery

Mestrovic gallery

The Ivan Mestrovic Palace in Split was built between 1931 and 1939 and is based on plans that Mestrovic himself designed. It houses most of the sculptor’s works within its permanent display.
Ethnographic museum

Ethnographic museum

The ethnographic museum of Split is housed in a building that itself already is of exceptional cultural and historical architectural significance.

Croatian Maritime Museum

Croatian Maritime Museum

Founded in 1997., the Croatian Maritime Museum combines a collection from the Split Maritime Museum and the Military Maritime Museum as well as several associated maritime heritage collections.

Museum of Croatian Archaeological Monuments

Museum of Croatian Archaeological Monuments

It is one of the oldest Croatian museums founded in 1893. with a goal to explore, collect, present and study the cultural remains of the Croats from the 7th to 15th century.


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