Grgur Ninski Statue, Split

3.6
Visit Grgur Ninski Statue, dedicated to a medieval Croatian bishop who introduced the Croatian language into church services and reinforced Christianity within the kingdom. The statue represents the bishop with book in hand and a look of poised determination. Carved by Ivan Meštrović, a great Croatian sculptor of the 20th century, the statue is said to bring good luck to those who rub its toe. Snap a photo of this 1929 Art Nouveau creation, noting that its toe is worn to a shine. Before you head to Split, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Split online day trip planner , to make sure you see all that Split has to offer, including Grgur Ninski Statue.
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  • Monumental statue. Nice to look at. If you caress your toe, it is supposed to bring happiness. I did it and indeed, we were lucky, there was great weather.
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  • we stayed in the palace and passed this statue ever day of our stay and never got tired of seeing it they say it is good luck to rub his big toe and if you visit you can see were every one has done th...  more »
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