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Museum of Croatian War of Independence

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Address: Fort Imperial | Mount Srđ, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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We visited this museum having read the reviews on trip advisor. We arrived by taxi, the driver offered to take us there and wait before taking us for a mini tour of Dubrovnik... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The war is very important to remember as it is only a few short years ago and reminds us that we are still war mongers at heart and that bad people will always try to force their way on you because they want to control you. The museum is very good and reminds us of the bad times.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this museum having read the reviews on trip advisor. We arrived by taxi, the driver offered to take us there and wait before taking us for a mini tour of Dubrovnik. This was much cheaper than booking the car and driver from the hotel. It was very moving reading the accounts of what happened to this area in... More 

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Orbost, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a waste of so many young lives is a sad reminder of the consequences of war but a tribute to the patriotism of those same men.

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Scotts Head, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Worth seeing to get some context of Croatia and Dubrovnik, but quite harrowing and made me sad ,images of wasted young life very graphic

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

My partner and I came here after the cable car ride. We weren't hungry so decided to not do the restaurant and this museum was the one of the other options. (I personally didn't fancy the buggy tour) We were both glad that we went to this museum. It offered at lot of history about the Civil War and the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Bombarded from land sea and air in 1991 . Indiscriminate damage . You learn quickly how a peaceful city can suddenly find itself caught up in a conflict that had nothing to do with it. And as a result its inhabitants and defenders found themselves ill equipped and trapped. We took a uber minibus up for 100 kunas . Much... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Very impressive displays over a large area. My husband and I spent considerable time looking around and viewing some of the videos too. The museum is open long hours, we arrived around 5pm Saturday night and were surprised that it was open until 10pm!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Emotionally stirring displays of war in recent history. An hour is probably long enough for a visit. Make sure you head to the top of the fort as the views are fantastic. We stayed until sunset and got some great photos.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

If you want to learn more on the history of Croatia and its War of Independence, this is just one of those places you must visit and see.

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

One of the many "Must See" attractions in Dubrovnik. Once you've ridden the cable card to the top of Srd Hill, had a cool drink in the Panorama restaurant and taken your photos of the city from on high, take an hour or two and visit this simple, yet remarkable museum situated on the crest of the hill. Such a... More 

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