Batana House Eco Museum

Batanas are flat-bottomed boats which are even nowdays berthed in Rovinj ports. Due to their logevity and traditional way of construction they are under the protection of UNESCO. That was the main reason for establishing the Batana House Eco Museum. Besides the permanent exhibitions of batanas and fishing tools, the Batana House offers you various events that combine tradition and contemporary life, past and present. Visiting the Batana House Museum you can learn the sotry about an ancient wooden vessel that will always remain a part of Rovinj's everyday life.

The Batana House Eco-Museum has won numerous recognitions and has taken the first prize at te Heritage-Excellence Club Congress,part of the expo Museum and Heritage Fair in Cologne.

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