The Gold and Silver of Zadar
Convent museum with an enchanting display of sacral art, manuscripts & jeweled reliquaries. Governed by nuns from the nearby church.
This museum is one of the top attractions in Zadar! The collection of reliquaries and other precious objects is fascinating and beautiful! Even if you are not religious, you may find this exhibition very interesting. The museum is run by nuns so you have to dress up appropriately.
Within the structure to the church of St. Mary, or more specifically her monastery, whose property was Heavily damaged during the Second World War a Representative exhibition was formed in 1972 - the Permanent Exhibition of Religious Art, one of the most worth-while exhibitions in Croatia, popularly…
This priceless treasure has been preserved by the Benedictine nuns throughout the years. Also included are manuscripts, sculptures, embroideries, tapestry, reliefs, etc., as evidence of the rich past of Zadar from the 8th to 18th centuries, as a town which was an important cultural center,…