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Croatian National Theater

Address: Trg Gaje Bulata 1, Split 21000, Croatia
Phone Number: 385 21 344 399
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Ranked #33 of 107 things to do in Split
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts

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English first
Split, Croatia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The National Theatre is a hidden treasure which for sure - once you see this place from the outside - you wouldn't expect. Beautifully finished this place brings you back in time and being there is a journey you will surely enjoy.

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south florida
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274 reviews 274 reviews
61 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This diverse Theater is everything we expected and more. We have seen 2 different production here and they were both well done and interesting. Learning different cultures and being part of them as we were at this theater speaks volumes. Many non English speaking shows but for what it's worth we didn't even need the English portion...that's how good it... More 

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Saltash, United Kingdom
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127 reviews 127 reviews
40 attraction reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

From the opera to the plays and shows, as long as you understand Croatia or italian you will be fine, if not just go for the music......

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Split, Croatia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

nice building outside, inside it can be moderate better, good program, but it can be better, missing diverse offer for different type of spectators. it's good location, but it can be better used and promoted

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Split, Croatia
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Enough start with - ballet crew is made of bunch of Russians. Of course, it is nothing like, for example, theater in Vienna, Berlin etc., however, lot of Croatian famous actors or opera singers who can now be seen even on West End in London, started right here. It is really professional, polite, but casual dress code required, and building... More 

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Bielefeld, Germany
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We saw the Hrvatski Narodni Theater (HNT) and it looked very interesting. So we checked the internet and saw that they played Kafkas "The Metamorphosis". The pictures looked like it would be a very physical theatre, so we decided to visit the theatre, even without speaking more than two words of Croatian. From the inside the theatre is also very... More 

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Zadar County, Croatia
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We saw Splitski Akvarel, and it was wonderful. The view of the stage was unparalleled. Look forward to attending again in the future.

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Melbourne, Australia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
49 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I took a nice stroll around the area and got many great shots of this place. Nice to check out if you have time!

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
27 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Very old theater, opened 1893. Great for small concerts, opera, balet, just ask and see what's on repertoir. You'll like it very much.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

My, croation trip was very nice my parents homeland i,ve lived in croatia for a few years that was some getting use to a big culture shock for me but the sea and food are very good for someone that wants to visit it,s beautiful vacation alot to see alot historical sighting and the food excellent so i would tell... More 

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