Due to its geographical position, Trogir has always been a perfect place for living. With its naturally protected port, many springs of drinking water, fertile soil in the hinterland and stone from local quarries, Trogir has been inhabited for more than 3.600 years. This inspiring Mediterranean city has attracted many great masters ever since the time of the ancient Greeks. These masters lived in Trogir and created some of their most famous masterpieces here.
Trogir is the City of Masters, the city which slowly, but convincingly pulls us into an enchanted labyrinth of beauty, into narrow stone streets made of yellow smooth stone that remind us of the colours of the warm afternoon sun. This City of Masters began its master story with the portal of Master Radovan, Andrija Aleši, Blaž Jurjev Trogiranin, Nikola Firentinac and Duknović. These masters marked a turning point in the history of Trogir, placing it at the very top of the art world.
History of Trogir
Trogir is known for its rich history, and when you find yourself in the old town, time seems to stand still. Despite the fact that Trogir is thought to be much older, the finds from the city indicate that it was inhabited 2000 years before our time. We have discovered far older remnants of stone […]
Trogir associations have been maintaining the city’s culture for years with their dance and musical acts. Their performances attract fans from all over the world. Cultural and artistic society- Kvadrilja In 1969, the KUD association “Kvadrillja” was established. First operating as the folklore division of the Čiovo Youth Association, the society later obtained its official […]
Town square and its magic
Surrounded by numerous landmarks, this town square has been the main place of gathering throughout history. The Rector’s Palace is located in the eastern part of the main square. Its construction began in the XIII. century, where the church of St. Stjepan once stood. The openings of the palace overlooking the square are Renaissance in […]