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Ethnographic Museum Split

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Great rooftop, nice collection

This museum's collection is predominantly clothing and fabric from traditional Croatian cultures... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
joebobs1
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Worth a visit for the Klapa singers

The Klapa singers hang out under the dome. The acoustics are perfect for these acapella singers... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ray B
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Oregon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum's collection is predominantly clothing and fabric from traditional Croatian cultures. It's a good collection if this is an area that interests you. I did wish there was more other types of exhibits, I really enjoyed the photographs, for example, and some more variation...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Klapa singers hang out under the dome. The acoustics are perfect for these acapella singers. They will sing a couple of songs and try to sell you their latest CD. We bought one and it is very good. You dont have to pay to...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 16 August 2018

it was interesting and our daughter enjoyed it very much. we too,; it was not very big but you can spend around 2 hours.

Thank Alina H
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is not a large museum and the displays are quite specific. There are many carved chests, guns, costumes, lacework. I was really interested in the demonstration of spear fishing at night with burning logs in a hand held brazier - how easy it would...More

1  Thank Adrianne K
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

It was 20 kuna each to get in. The building was well spaced with exhibits on national costumes, lace work, fishing and childbirth amongst others. The building was air conditioned and had clean, free toilets. The exhibitions were informative and interesting.

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Some interesting exhibits about the clothes, work, toys and crafts of the area. The embroidery stood out, amazing creations. Took us @ an hour to go round.

Thank Ruth448
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We were not total sure about going to this museum as It sounded as if it might be a bit stuffy - it isn't. There are some excellent costumes, interior furniture and household items as well day to day working equipment. For me the highlight...More

1  Thank greenfingersfishes8
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I was not sure what to expect but was greatly suprised to see all the traditional costumes of the region and the lace making history. Well worth the visit. You can take photos here.

Thank LineMc
Reviewed 5 June 2018

A well laid out museum that gives interesting insights into various aspects of traditional life in Croatia. It also has a terrace above the vestibule that is well worth visiting for the view too.

Thank frequnt_trvler
Reviewed 5 June 2018

This museum might be overlooked by many, but it's a great view into some traditional elements of Dalmatian culture. The information plaques are in multiple languages (Croatian, English, German, Italian) and are very interesting. The museum itself is a beautiful building and there's a way...More

1  Thank lbciddio
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