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Museum of Croatian War of Independence

Fort Imperial | Mount Srđ, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Fort Imperial | Mount Srđ, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not being a history buff I found it really interesting. It shows the reality of the seige of Dubrovnik which, although I had heard about it, hadn't really understood.

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are interested in learning more about how the 1990s conflict and Croatia’s struggle for independence affected this region then definitely come here. It’s on top of the hill so the views are amazing, and you learn a lot about what was going on...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this museum after walking up Mount Srd (far cheaper than the cable car and an enjoyable walk if you can be bothered). The museum is basic but a great way to learn about the war and understand a bit more about the history...More

Thank edenk2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

For the best information on this aspect of the Serbo-Croat conflict, there is no better place in Croatia to get a great overview with so many artefacts, pictures, and movies of the siege of Dubrovnik by the Yugoslav National Army (JNA). Though, take it with...More

Thank Brogan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum explains the war from the point of view of the citizens of Dubrovnik during the siege as well as telling the military story.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum focuses on Dubrovnik during the civil war, it is located in the fort at the top of the cable cars and is not really sign posted that well so could be easily missed, only couple of Kuna entry. There is quite a lot...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum contains artefacts and panels providing information on the civil war in 1992 - 93 around Dubrovnik. It is well laid out and takes the visitor on a step by step tour through the sequence of events leading up to, during and after the...More

Thank Snafu352
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We almost missed this place - we just had basic cable car tickets - as it doesn't appear to have any "advertising" outside. It is located in the old fort at the top and to the left of the cable car exit, but if you...More

Thank Forkandles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very worthwhile visit where the war of independence is explained through artefacts photos and videos highly recommend a visit.

Thank fonziecool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We included the tour in the ticket for the cable car. The museum is a short walk from the cable station, but was well worth the time. The fort is organized with well labeled photos and artifacts that tell the history of the Croatian War....More

Thank WunderFulLife
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Ron B
15 September 2017|
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Response from Emma W | Reviewed this property |
yes you can but nice to go up in cable car but really really expensive if family using it for sake of 3mins, rip off prices for families
15 July 2017|
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Response from Val9401 | Reviewed this property |
You just read and watch the screens. There wasn't a guide there when we went, but the boards and info are all very self explanatory Do go up onto the roof to see the view.
Bill S
15 September 2015|
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Response from Tonytourist | Reviewed this property |
Website says: Working hours in winter (3 November - 21 March): 8 am - 8 pm, every day Working hours in summer (22 March - 2 November): 8 am - 8 pm, every day