Sacred Art Museum


Highlights of this small museum include illuminated manuscripts; a large painting of St Jerome and St John the Baptist by Bellini; an almost-life-size, brightly painted Crucifix with Triumphant Christ; and the darkly lit fragments of a 13th-century icon that once adorned the cathedral's altar.

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Nearby Trogir attractions

1. St Sebastian's Church

No longer used for services, this 1476 church shelters stone sarcophagi and the photos of locals killed in the 1990s war. It's topped by a large, blue…

2. Town Loggia

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On the main square, this 13th-century open-sided structure contains an interesting relief by famous Croatian sculptor Ivan Meštrović.

3. Town Hall

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This 15th-century building beside the cathedral has a Gothic courtyard decorated with coats of arms, a monumental staircase and a well carved with the…

4. St Lawrence's Cathedral

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Trogir's show-stopping attraction is its three-naved Venetian cathedral, one of the finest architectural works in Croatia, built between the 13th and 15th…

5. Grand Cipiko Palace

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This palatial house, opposite the cathedral, was home to a prominent family during the 15th century. It's not open to the public, but you can stop to…

6. St Nicholas's Convent

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The treasury of this Benedictine convent is home to a dazzling 3rd-century relief of Kairos, the Greek god of opportunity, carved out of orange marble.

7. Trogir Town Museum

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Housed in the former Garagnin-Fanfogna palace, this museum exhibits books, documents, drawings and period costumes from Trogir’s long history.

8. Town Gate

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The main northern entrance to the old town, topped by a statue of the Blessed Ivan Orsini, Trogir's first bishop.