Pula is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Pula one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Pula is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Pula or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Pula. Explore the historical monuments of Pula with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Pula guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Pula page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Pula landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of 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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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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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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Carrarina ulika, Pula, Croatia
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
An impressive underground system of tunnel built prior to the WW I, Zerostrasse was extensively used to shelter the city’s population during the war. It was also used as a storage space for the ammunition and equipments and served as a perfect hide-out.
You can walk through its several sections and the mazes leading to the middle where there ...