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Muzej Sinjske alke

Put Petrovca 12, Sinj 21230, Croatia
+385 21 444 730
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interesting and interactive great musuem

Excellent museum with very knowledgeable guides who speak very good English. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Holly7272
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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This museum is located in the city of Sinj. It was open in 2015 and museum shows history of... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Marko_croat
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Okrug Gornji, Croatia
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The permanent exhibition of the Museum of Alka meets the highest museum standards, both in terms of presentation and technology, and stands side by side with the finest museums in the Republic of Croatia. The museum display includes a wide variety of uniforms, equipment and weapons used by the alkars of Sinj, together with Alka statutes and rulebooks presented in modern digital form.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Put Petrovca 12, Sinj 21230, Croatia
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+385 21 444 730
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"great experience"
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"riders"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent museum with very knowledgeable guides who speak very good English. The museum is interactive and shows the history of Sinj and the Alka competition. We all enjoyed it. Also they helped us when we had a puncture on our bike. Thank you for your...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This museum is located in the city of Sinj. It was open in 2015 and museum shows history of traditional game Alka and history of city of Sinj and whole area around Sinj. There are original swords, guns and rifles originated from few hundred years...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Must do place while visiting Sinj Town Great design, great storry, multimedia.....You can see a lot of history here!

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

a rather new (2 years ) museum about the incredible tradition of 300 years of a people that has defeated the Turks at their strongest. A real story of David and Goliath. The memory of this upset that routed the invaders is kept every year...More

Thank Guy P
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A very modern museum, the videos and games are very interactive. In recommend it. We spent about 1,5h there.

Thank Urška S
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I love everything about Alka so obviously I also like this museum. I like that thus museum is interactive and you can learn a lot about history

Thank Nanika11
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Modern and interesting museum with great interactive Technology, showing local history with presentation of old costumes and weapons. Absolutely worth visiting. Don't forget to drink coffe at the main square and enjoy in the beauty of dalmatian inland.

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

New, modern, quite interactive museum presenting Alka and local history related to it superbly. They managed to cover pretty much every aspect and everything you wanted or didn't want to know about it is there, presented very well and pretty professionally. Even kids shouldn't be...More

1  Thank Marko_Oz86
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I visited the museum with my friend and we spent almost two hours there. We were amazed by the design of the interior, presentation of the old costumes and weapons. Interactive game of Alka and taking part in a battle on a big screen was...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This place make you realise why the Croatians are so proud of their history. The fact that such a small number of people from the town could hold back an army of so many is such a proud feat of its own, and the museum...More

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