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Galerija Mestrovic

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Galerija Meštrović houses the masterpieces of Ivan Meštrović carved in marble, bronze and wood. The house was built based on Meštrović's design (1931 - 1939), and was intended to be his family summer residence, working studio and exhibition space...more
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Setaliste Ivana Mestrovica 46, Split 21000, Croatia
+385 21 340 803
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is beautifull place with a lot of very kind and educated people. Thank you for the wonderfull experience.

Thank Marko D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Galerija Mestrovic is in a lovely location with a beautiful view of the sea. His home is very impressive and his collection of sculptures is interesting.

Thank MitziMarmot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Few visitors will know much about sculpture coming in, but most will go out feeling enriched. The beautifully crafted art is already powerful in isolation, but the experience is elevated by the serene environment of the gallery, lifting the sculptures and the sculptor out of...More

Thank edhui5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful location with sculptures in the garden and house. You can appreciate the workmanship but we were not necessarily enthralled.

Thank sportguy18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting Split don't miss this wonderful collection of Mestrovic's works housed in his not less imposing summer villa and gardens, with magnificent views of the sea. The sculptures are mesmerizing and displayed in such a way that you can approach and circle each one...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth the visit and go to know Croatia's most noted artists. He was also the scuptor of the city's Grgur Ninski statue right in the centre of town. It is the largest collections of his work to-date.

Thank Teodora S
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We took the #12 bus up from the marina which was around $4 for 2 people. It has a 10:15 which is perfect time to spend 1-2 hours in the gallery. Lovely villa with 2 floors and lawn gallery for the bronze, wood, and marble...More

Thank Hystericalhappiness
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The sculptures are exquisite, but the house, to me, was even better. The dining room is particularly stunning.

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 8 October 2018

It is a 30 minute walk to the gallery but it is worth the visit. The city has a number of artworks of Mestrovic - none greater than at the Gold Door, so visiting the gallery opened up many more pieces of art inclusive of...More

Thank Sirtanalot
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing gallery, not to miss in Split. Short ride by car. Also, a very beautiful beach down the hill below!

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11 October 2018|
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Response from wrighton53 | Reviewed this property |
Bus number 12 from the Riva ,there is parking in a near by museum on the sane road
28 April 2015|
Response from TexasLadyJane |
We took a taxi to the Mestrovic Gallery when we went there in may of 2016. It is a short ride from the Central area of Split. However, since it was a beautiful day, we took a pleasant 15 minute walk (slight downgrade... More