Zadar Archaeological Museum

Zadar Archaeological Museum

This museum is a great way to take a break from the heat and explore the history of Zadar. Here you can see sculptures, works of art, weapons, and mosaics dating back to Roman times. There are three floors to the museum so a full visit will take a few hours. Start at the top and work down for the best experience.
Roman Forum

Roman Forum

Zadar (Zadar Area), Zadar Area

All over the city, ancient Roman ruins appear in odd places. Nowhere is this more striking than the site of the old forum. It used to be the centre of religious and civic life, and medieval townsfolk used one...

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St Mary's Church

St Mary's Church

Zadar (Zadar Area), Zadar Area

The Church of St Mary was founded in 1066 on one side of the old Roman forum. During World War II the allies destroyed much of the building and surrounding city monuments in bombing runs, but it has been...

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St Donatus Church

St Donatus Church

Zadar (Zadar Area), Zadar Area

The odd shape of this church, rounded and with tall columns supporting it, is down to Donatus of Zadar who began construction in the ninth century. It’s called a ‘centralised’ design and is a fine example of...

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