Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Pula is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Pula a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Pula.
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Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
An architectural masterpiece, an ancient roman amphitheatre and one of the largest surviving Roman arenas in the world. The arena is the most visited tourist destination in Pula. With reconstructions and addition happening for centuries, the arena is first believed to be built in between 27 BC-68 AD.
Considered as one of the best preserved monument...
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Forum b.b., 52100, Pula, Croatia
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This well-preserved Roman temple dedicated to first Roma Emperor Augustus has stood the test of time for over 2000 years surviving rise and fall of different empires, conversion into structure for various other purposes than what it was built for, restored after hit by World War bombings.
Built around 2 BC, this temple is also dedicated to goddess ...
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Giardini, Pula, Croatia
08:00 am - 07:00 pm
Also known as the Arch of Sergii, this is another landmark of Pula reminiscing the Roman era. It is an ancient roman triumphal arch constructed in 29-27 BC. Commemorating three brothers of Sergii family, specifically Lucius Sergius Lepidus who was a tribune serving in the 29th legion that participated in the historic battle of Actium. The Sergii fa...
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Gradinski uspon 6, 52100 Pula
08:00 am - 10:00 pm
Founded in 1955, the historical museum of Istria is housed in a baroque style castle. Located atop a hill in Pula, this fortification offers a 360 degree view of the city and the city wall and towers can be observed. The fortress was built in the 17th century.
The museum displays around 50,000 items of immense cultural and historical value from the...
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09:00 am - 07:00 pm
One of the landmarks of Pula, this is one of the well-preserved 10 gates city gates belonging to the Roman Empire. These gates date back to 2nd century and lead to the Archaeological Museum of Istria and the Small Roman Theatre and the Castle.
Worth a visit!
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Castropola, Pula, Croatia
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
Located just behind the Forum square, this is a 17th century complex which mesmerises the visitors with its charm. It includes a single-nave basilica surrounded with tranquil garden. The well-maintained gardens are framed by Gothic triumphal arches.
The stone pieces and the mosaic fragments adorning the structure date back to the Roman period. Offe...
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Trg Svetog Tome 2, 52100, Pula, Croatia
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
One of the major religious buildings of Pula, this cathedral exhibits grandeur and architecture that will stun the visitors. The cathedral dates back to the 5th century and is one of the oldest buildings in the city. The main altar is a Roman sarcophagus which holds the relics of Saints from the 3rd century.
The floor has excellent 5th and 6th cent...
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Sv. Ivana 1, 52100 Pula, Croatia
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
Set inside an old printing house off the harbour, this contemporary art museum provides art lovers an insight to Istria’s art from the second half of the 20th century till today. The museum was established in 2008 and is housed in an Austro-Hungarian building dating back to 1862.
The art works of K. Istrian Paliska Q. Bassani, E. Kokot, Mr. M...