General Information
  • Address: Hanibala Lucića b.b., 21450 Hvar
    Telephone/Fax: 021/741-009, 742-864
    E-mail: muzej-hvar@st.htnet.hr
    Founder: Split-Dalmatia County
    Year of founding: 2000 (first registration: 1950)
    Type of museum: general – native museum
    Scope of activities: local level

  • Head of the Museum: Nives Tomasović

  • Professional Staff:
    -Mirjana Kolumbić, senior curator, manager of The Historic Theatre of Hvar
    -Marinko Petrić, senior curator, manager of The Archaeological Collection and Lapidarium
    -Nives Tomasović, curator, manager of Hanibal Lucić’s Summer Residence
    -Dejanira Burmas Domančić, curator, manager of The Arsenal Gallery

  • Integral parts of the Museum

    Hanibal Lucić’s Summer Residence
    The summer residence is the Museum headquarters and it also houses the library, Hanibal Lucić’s Reception Room, the Natural History Cabinet Dr. Grgur Bučić and other holdings, as well as the Croatian State Archives – Branch Office Hvar.
    Opening Hours:
    Summer: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
    Winter: 10 a.m. to 12 and when booked in advance

    The Archaeological Collection and Lapidarium Dr. Grga Novak
    The collection is displayed in the former Dominican Saint Mark’s church

    Opening Hours:
    Summer: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
    Winter: when booked in advance

    Admission Charges: 15 kuna (a leaflet guide to the collection is included in the price). For the inhabitants of Hvar, children, schoolchildren and students of archaeology the admission is free of charge.
    Cameras can be used on the premises.

    The Arsenal Gallery of Contemporary Art
    Address: Trg sv. Stjepana (Arsenal)
    Opening Hours:
    April-October: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
    November-March: when booked in advance

    The Historic Theatre of Hvar
    The Historic Theatre of Hvar is located in the Arsenal building.
    Opening Hours:
    The Theatre is currently closed for renovation.