Museum of Srem

Top choice in Serbia

The regional museum in the town of Sremska Mitrovica has a rich collection spanning prehistoric, Roman and medieval periods. Its undisputed highlight are the numerous archaeological findings from Sirmium, including a unique Roman sundial with the sculptures of Atlas, Heracles and Ifikles.

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1. Sirmium Imperial Palace Complex

0.19 MILES

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2. Novo Hopovo Monastery

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5. City Museum

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6. Fisherman's Island

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8. Synagogue

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