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Eastern (Silver) Gate

Diocletian's Palace, Split, Croatia
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Diocletian's Palace, Split, Croatia
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a wonderful place and very popular. Shame not more effort is made to protect the archway. Worth reading a guide book on its history. The old city is well worth spending some time in.

Thank Drachsi
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This entrance is not the most interesting, and is next to houses and full of souvenir tents and shops. But is near to the bus stops (local buses) and to the road to the ferries and so on.

Thank Alberto J
Reviewed 21 October 2017

this gate cannot be missed since it leads to the old city and is part of Diocletian's Palace. It is a beautiful and historic gate.The street in front of the gate has a lot of different souvenirs if you need to do some shopping.

Thank ZeebruggeExplorer
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Eastern or Silver Gate is one of the entrances to the Palace and is hard to miss. What's a little harder to miss though, is the "Eye of the Needle" right next to it on the left side if you're looking from the outside. If...More

Thank Sgt_Oddball
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is one of several gates that you can use to enter the old part of town, which sits as the name suggests, along the eastern wall, a stones throw from Diocletian's Palace. Indeed the Peristyle can be seen as one enters. This for me...More

Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is all part of the Diocletian's Palace and of course each gate is worth seeing. The construction going back to 295-305 is part of the worlds history and that's always worthwhile to see and learn about

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 10 October 2017

If you are already in the palace then do explore all 4 gates. the main gate is the Golden Gate with the Ninski statue. I guess the Silver gate was for the soldiers and the golden gate only for the emperor.

Thank _shaparak108
Reviewed 4 October 2017

While on our one day visit to Split, we used this splendid ancient Roman gateway to both gain access to and depart from the old town. This marvellous gate has wonderful Roman architecture and is one of the true landmarks to be found among the...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 29 September 2017

One of only a few gateways to have survived in Split old town. The best preserved wall is also along from this gate so that you get a true impression of what the old town would looked like in ancient times.

Thank ye12013
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Great and well-preserved piece of Roman architecture forming one of four entrances / exits to Diocletian's palace. You need to see the whole thing - not just this one gate - and go out of high season to avoid the heaving tourist throng.

Thank ChrisJS51
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