Zadar

Sightseeing

The Museum of Ancient Glass (Muzej antičkog stakla)

The museum is one of the city's newest attractions. It's housed in the 19th century Cosmacendi Palace and has some outstanding views that overlook the Jazine harbour. The museum contains one of the premium collections of Roman glassware outside Italy, with a cornucopia of goblets, jars and vials retrieved from archaeological sites across Dalmatia. Highlights include the delicate vessels used by Roman ladies to store perfumes, skin creams and essential oils. Also look out for glass cups used to celebrate Mass, and dainty flasks in which holy water was stored. Take the opportunity to see the replica Roman glassware on sale as this is one of the classiest souvenir-stops in the city.

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Open 09:00 - 21:00.

Price/Additional Info

Admission 30/10kn.

Events at this venue

May 19 2017 - Sep 15 2017Jeronim Tišljar - Broken Light

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