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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 yesterday

We came across this very informative exhibition at the top of the cable car ride (Mount Srd). It is packed with information covering the Homeland War with many exhibits, recordings, weapons, stories, documents, maps, photos etc. on display. Take the stairs by the entrance for...More

Thank DJF100
Reviewed 2 days ago

A reminder of the horrors and suffering of civilians. Only a small exhibition, but sufficient to shock you into realising how the innocent are the real victims.

Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Impressive location which helps to tell the story of the homeland war. Very moving. Lots of information in english and croatian - some of which is in croatian only but is duplicated in english elsewhere. To the left of the corridor is english news footage...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take the cable car to the top of My Srd and visit the war museum. When you have seen the devastation the war caused go back down to the city and you will look at it with different eyes.Those people who rebuilt the city to...More

Thank pancake2737
Reviewed 5 days ago

Located near the top of the cable car route, the Museum of Croatian War of Independence is generally a small but decent museum. The museum focuses mainly on Dubrovniks role in the war and not the war itself, also quite a few rooms have text...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This well-done museum gave an excellent understanding of the war as it affected Dubrovnik. The exhibits and film helped me understand it in a way I never did at the time. Having been in the city for a few days and understanding the places in...More

1  Thank bluebnt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! This is a very detailed museum. There is so much information that I didn't know about. I really enjoyed looking around. However, be sure you give yourself LOTS of time for this museum. Also, since you most likely got to this place on the...More

Thank Robonski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought there were lots of information on offer here, all in Croatian and English as well as videos. You can climb onto the roof which gives better views of Dubrovnik that the cable car observation point for two reasons- 1. Few other tourists 2....More

Thank B T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neat museum to visit when you take the cable car up. The building itself us an old fort and really cool; great photographs of the war history. While we certainly appreciated the English translations, they could use an update - some were difficult to understand...More

1  Thank Colleen J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really brings home a lot of things. 1-It's only 26 years since the war(a lot of the black and white images make it look more like WW2) -And therefore how long Europe has been changed 2-How sympathetically the people of dubrovnik have restored their city...More

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14 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
5 September 2015|
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Response from Nicola M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We walked to the cable car station from the port - about 15 minutes walk and then caught the cable car up. There were some cars at the top but I didn't see any buses or bus stops.