Cathedral and Bell Tower of St. Domnius, Split

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Cathedral and Bell Tower of St. Domnius feature a third century mausoleum, 12th century bell tower, and 17th century chorus. Visit the Catholic cathedral that claims to be the oldest in the world with its original structure. Admire the rich ornaments and carvings of 14 scenes from the life of Christ on the cathedral's monumental wooden door. Examine the interiors, which show reliefs of Diocletian and his wife around the dome. Enter the cathedral treasury and look for the relics of Saint Duje, which were brought to cathedral after his death. The top of the Bell Tower offers a stunning view of Split. Plan a Split trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • We were disappointed that, with so many visitors, the cathedral authorities could not make more effort to present the cathedral and tower in better light. Admission charges do not deter the crowds, an...  more »
  • I enjoy climbing Bell towers and this was another experience not to be missed. It was not hard and reasonable entrance fee. My wife enjoyed a coffee while I exercised my legs and took many photos from...  more »
  • A friend of mine took photos to win fear. Made of iron staircase was narrow and temporary. Somewhat acrophobia-inducing. But the highest view in split, but so scared
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