Town Hall


This striking Romanesque-Gothic structure has been the town hall since the 16th century. Notice the town’s coat of arms at the foot of the tower and the carved portal dating from 1792. There’s a guard-changing ceremony every Saturday at 11am from mid-May to mid-October.

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2. Statue of Bishop Grgur Ninski

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The sculpture of medieval Croatian bishop Grgur Ninski was made by renowned Croatian sculptor Ivan Meštrović; it's a copy of the artist's original bronze…

3. Cathedral of the Assumption

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This former Jesuit church, located southeast of Trg Kralja Tomislava, was built in 1646. The facade is distinguished by an early baroque portal bearing…

4. Gallery of Old & Modern Masters


The rococo-style Sermage Palace, which houses the gallery, was built in 1759. Note the carved medallions on the facade and pay a quick visit to the museum…

5. World of Insects

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This entomological collection, housed in the classicist Hercer Palace, comprises nearly 4500 exhibits of the bug world, including 1000 different insect…

6. Traditional Crafts Square

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Demonstrations of pottery, weaving, beekeeping and hat-making re-create the olden times here and there's a couple of market stalls where you can buy…

7. Croatian National Theatre


This stunning theatre was built in 1873 in neo-Renaissance style, following the designs of Hermann Helmer.

8. Town Museum


This whitewashed fortress, a gem of medieval defensive architecture housed inside the Stari Grad (Old Town), is surrounded by a manicured park…