The picture is taken Mainland - Kopnena vrata or Porta Terraferma. The gate is part of the former fortifications of the city and the main gateway to hisorické part of town. In the 19th century it was the only gateway to the city. The building was built in 1543 in Renaissance style by architect Michele Sanmicheli. Above the main entrance is shown holy Krševan riding, which has a city emblem. The drawbridge, which was equipped with a gate, was abolished 1875.
Source information: http://cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zadar#Pam.C3.A1tky
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