Brač Museum is housed in the Kaštil Radojković, a fortification built during the Venetian-Turkish wars that incorporates part of an ancient Illyrian wall and an extraordinary Roman mausoleum. The collection includes household objects, farm implements and some rather more interesting ancient Roman carvings.
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Nearby Brač Island attractions
This beach is close to the ferry wharf, immediately east of the town centre.
Built in the 18th century, this elegant triple-naved baroque church and its 35m-high bell tower dominate the historic harbour at the heart of Supetar…
The closest beach to the west of the old town.
Supetar's main beach is a large eastward-facing curve lined with pine trees and beach bars.
An unexpected highlight of Supetar is its fascinating cemetery, full of striking sculptural monuments. Grandest of all is the over-the-top Petrinović…
The 'Three Bridges' beach is just past the cemetery. There's a good restaurant at the eastern end, and you can rent boats and jet skis nearby.
A lovely little beach set on a peaceful bay.
This busy beach is backed with a large resort complex.