Dušan Džamonja sculpture park

The sculpture park of world renown artist Dušan Džamonja (1928 – 2009) is situated close to Vrsar. His monumental abstract sculptures are placed in the natural environment surrounding his house and studio. In his works, Džamonja experiments by using traditional materials in a new way. He combines glass, metal and wood, fills wired meshes with black pressed concrete, experiments with bronze, alluminium, corteen steel. A sculpture technique in which iron nails are being pressed and the wooden structure burnt to leave only the metallic shell exposed. This method give to Džamonja's sculptures a new value of inner space and light. A visit to this unique park, in which part of Džamonja's work is being kept, is a special experience that will be appreciated by contemporary art conossieurs ad by everyone wishing to spend some time enjoying modern sculpture and relaxing in the peaceful and green environment of the park.

Information for visitors:

Dušan Džamonja sculpture park

Valkanela 5, 52450 Vrsar

Working hours:

January, February, November, December: 9.00 - 17.00, March – May,

September, October: 9.00 - 19.00, June – August: 9.00 - 20.00

Monday closed

Free admission