'Famous guests on the Adriatic' exhibition opened in Sarajevo

SARAJEVO, 27.3.2012.

An exhibition called "Famous guests on the Adriatic", prepared by the Croatian Tourism Museum in Opatija, was opened in Sarajevo on Tuesday as a result of cooperation between the Croatian State Archive in Rijeka and the Archive of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The exhibition features documents on the travel and stay of European rulers, members of the aristocracy, scientists and adventurers in the Croatian coastal regions of Istria and Dalmatia from the antiquity until the early 20th century. Among them were George Gordon Byron, the Habsburg family, including Emperor Franz Joseph, Gustav Klimt, and King Edward VIII. (Hina)