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Museum of Herzegovina in Mostar

Museum of Herzegovina in Mostar

The main aim of Museum of Herzegovina, which was founded in 1950, is to promote and preserve the rich cultural and historical heritage of this region. This interesting museum has tens of thousands of museum objects, documents, photographs and other museum materials as the part of their permanent collection.

There are three departments of the Museum of Herzegovina, full of archaeological, ethnographic, historical, literary, library, numismatic and other exhibits and contents: 

- Svetozar Ćorović’s Memorial House

- Džemal Bijedić’s Memorial House 

- Museum of Old Bridge in Tara Tower


The Museum of Herzegovina is available for visitors and researchers for scientific and publishing researches.

Address: Bajatova 4, Mostar

Phone: +387 36 551 602


Hours:  Monday – Friday 9am - 2pm; 

Saturday 10am - 12pm; 

Sunday closed

Price: 5 BAM


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Mostar is the biggest city in Herzegovina, located on the banks of Neretva River. It is also cultural and economic center of this area, with more than 130,000 inhabitants. The city is named after bridge keepers, who guarded numerous bridges at the river, back in the medieval times.
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