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Museum of Croatian War of Independence

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum pulls no punches about how outraged Croatians were that their beautiful UNESCO world heritage listed city became a war zone, that their people died and suffered as a result of this war and that they were not supported. Set in a stunning fort,...More

Thank TravellerFaye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely worth the 30KN entry free. It is an incredibly detailed exhibition with lots to take in. Some of the translation is a bit dodgy so be prepared to sift the information as you read, but on the whole it is a chilling...More

2  Thank Anni U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

THis place gives a good view of what happened in the Homeland invasion. While it may be one-sided, we are visiting Dubrovnik. We found it very interesting. The cable car up was a bonus.

Thank Antoinette B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well put together displays on the fighting around Dubrovnik, though only military heads might have been interested in the in-depth description of army unit organisation. Doesn't even pretend to offer a balanced viewpoint (the Serbs are barely mentioned by name, instead described as "cowardly...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth spending an hour getting away from the glitz of the city, it's a reminder of the horrors of the siege of Dubrovnik. Good interpretation of a contemporary war.

Thank Marcus G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a well organized self guided tour. Superb photos and a factual history. Excellent value. Even more fun if you hike up there from town and imagine what it was like to have to defend the city

Thank Skyler B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I respect the fact that Crotians didnt forget what they had to go thru to protect their identity. This museums is a testimony of serbian genocide in the Ballkan region

Thank Endrit T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited here during recent trip to Dubrovnik. Initially we were going to take the cable car one afternoon but the queue was too long to stand in the midday heat. We took an Uber taxi direct from our hotel to the...More

2  Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small museum, is housed in the fort that was the symbol of Dubrovnik's fight in the civil war of the early 1990s. The story is told clearly and in English/Croatian, with pictures/posters and maps. There is also a very well presented video of excerpts...More

Thank doc50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I remember this going on but watching the old BBC reports showing the loss and the damage was very thought provoking. I now understand a lot better what happened and just how awful it was. The fort is lovely and cool and there were some...More

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Response from CGeorge1945 | Reviewed this property |
An hour or just over
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22 July 2018|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
It will accept credit cards but not Euro.
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Ron B
14 September 2017|
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Response from NicolaLevett | Reviewed this property |
No. There is a cable car that takes you up and back. It isn't expensive. The museum is hidden behind the fort on top of the hill.
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