Split City Museum
Split City Museum was founded in 1946, it is situated in the Gothic-Renaissance palace of the noble family Papalić built during the second half of the 15th and the first half of the 16th century. Papalić palace is one of the most beautiful historical monuments in Split, with interesting courtyard, well, loggia and great hall on the first floor with wooden painted Gothic ceiling.
Split City Museum gathers, preserves and presents the material and spiritual history of the city. The best pieces of the museum collections are presented in the permanent layout on 3 floors telling a story about the development of Split and its most prominent figures from the ancient times to the 20th century.
The part of the Split City Museum is also the Emanuel Vidović Gallery, dedicated to the most important Split’s artist of the first half of the 20th century.
Find out everything about long and rich history of our town in Split City Museum, located in street Papalićeva 1.
Opening hours are:
May – October: Tuesday to Friday 9am – 9pm, Saturday to Monday 9am – 4pm
November – April: Tuesday to Friday 9am – 5pm, Saturday 9am – 1pm, Sunday 10am – 1pm, closed on Monday