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Museum "Battle for the Wounded on Neretva river"

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Near the broken bridge, which is the symbol of this battle and the most important exhibit, is the Museum „ The Battle for the Wounded of Neretva“ which was opened on November the 12th, 1978 on the ocassion of marking the 35th aniversairy of the battle on the Neretva River.

The overall surface of the museum is 3312 square meters. Inside the compound of the museum, next to the exhibition display area of „Battle on Neretva“, there are stagings of the 4th corps of the Army of BiH as well as Jablanica ethno house. In the building of the museum, next to the exhibition area, there is a lobby and a small hall for occasional indoor events, a big hall with 500 seats and a library with a reading room.

The city library was placed inside the Museum „Battle for Wounded on Neretva“ on February the 22nd 1984. The library is in disposal of over 10,000 books. Since it's opening, the Museum has been visited by over 3 million people.


Opening hours

open today
Museum is opened from april to october.

8:00 AM-4:00 PM - Monday to Friday
9:00 AM- 4:00 PM- Saturday and Sunday

Museum is opened from november to march.

7:00 AM 15:00 PM - Monday to Friday

By November till March on Saturdays and Sundays Museum is closed.

All announced visits will be accepted by expiring of working time.

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Džana Bordanić
Update: September 21, 2017

Getting there

The Museum the Battle for Wounded on Neretva is 80 kilometers South of Sarajevo and 45 kilometers North of Mostar.


43.654615, 17.760899
43°39'16.6"N 17°45'39.2"E
33T 722636 4837217
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Museum "Battle for the Wounded on Neretva river"

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88420 Jablanica
Phone +387 36 752 705, +387 61 175 317

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