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History Museum

Nehaj Fortress

32 locals recommend

Tips from locals

Leon
Leon
August 6, 2020
t was built by Croatian army general Ivan Lenković, a captain of the Uskoks, on the hill Nehaj.[1][2] Finished in 1558, it was built on the remains of ruined churches, monasteries and houses which were situated outside of the walls of Senj.[1] These buildings were scrapped since it was concluded…
Andrija
Andrija
October 3, 2018
beautiful view, part of the culture, interesting drive till Senj and several great stops till Senj on the way for coffee or take a swimm
Dalida
Dalida
September 1, 2018
Lovely place to visit this great piece of history. The view on top is amazing.
Damir
Damir
August 12, 2018
The Nehaj Fortress is a fortress on the hill Nehaj in the town of Senj. Senj is also famous for summer carnival parade in August.
Irena
Irena
June 9, 2018
Nehaj Fortress was completed in 1558. The name Nehaj comes from the Croatian term Ne hajati, which means Don't care ;) Located in Senj - one of the oldest towns in Croatia which has apparently been inhabited since prehistoric times. A settlement called Athyinites in today's Senj was mentioned in…

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History Museum
“It is situated in the palace of the Vukasović family wich was one of the most respectable and most influential family in Senj. The palace was built in the fourteenth and fifteenth century in the Gothic and Renaissance style, being the supreme structure of the profane architecture of the town of Senj. The Senj town museum was established on the 7 th of May 1962 as a cultural and scientific institution with the aim to collect, preserve, classify, study, process, present and publish museological, historical and cultural dana. It also has an educational function taking care of the whole cultural and natural heritage of the town and its surroundings. The museum houses the archeological collection-lapidarius, the hydro-archeological collection, the collection of the recent history of Senj and the Fatherland`s war, the etnographic collection of the Bunjevac community and the collection of the Velebit flora and fauna. The professional library (Seninensia) with its archive, photo-documentation and paintings is part of the town`s museum of Senj.”
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Location
3 Nehajski put
Senj, Ličko-senjska županija 53270
Phone+385 53 885 244
Websitesenj.hr