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Marco Polo's life through life-sized dioramas

The Museum of Marco Polo is about 100m south of the South Gate to old town Korcula on Plokata St... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol A S
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Marietta, Georgia
Learn a little about the legendary Marko Polo

A nicely designed exhibit showing several dioramas from Marco Polo’s life. There are information... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2018
SeattleSueSeattle
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Seattle
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Explore the life of the greatest traveller of all times in 7 fantastic scenes. Discover who Marco Polo was, what is his connection to Korcula and learn about his misterious journeys.
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Plokata 19. Travnja 1921 33, Korcula Town, Korcula Island 20260, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Museum of Marco Polo is about 100m south of the South Gate to old town Korcula on Plokata St. It explores Marco Polo's life through several life-sized dioramas (with accompanying audio): Beginning of the dream, Through the Desert, At Kublai Khan’s Court, Love Story...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol A S
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

A nicely designed exhibit showing several dioramas from Marco Polo’s life. There are information boards in several languages and an informative audio guide. Very Korcula-centric but interesting!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Thought it was a bit overrated, MARKO Polo was Venetian (Italian) as Korcula was under Venetian Rule, he was a great traveller and sacrificed a Hugh part of his family life with his traveling through Asia and other great places. On his return he really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Judith C
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

The kids enjoyed the audio guides of Marco Polo’s adventures and tales of visiting the Kublai Khan and golden ticket. The adventures were interesting and kept their attention. Nice attraction!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

In a small town like Korcula having something so interesting and educting as this staged museum is a big bonus.An excellent way to get to learn a lot about Marco Polo and his impressive life in half an hour. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ana G
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

60 kuna entry fee (approx £8) for which I got an audio set to go round the museum. There were 6 stop points with about 5 mins of audio at each point. Very clear, informative story with opportunity to look round the displays at leisure....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Really nice break from hectic types of tours, plus the A/C was working nicely.Audio tour that lasted about 30 minutes or so. Small but fun to view and hear.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aj H
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We knew little about Marco Polo before going to this little museum but after 30minutes listening to the audio we knew much more! Ok, it’s a little cheesy I suppose but good value and I am glad we went. Inspired us to find out more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ian S
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We got off the boat and specifically looked for the museum as we heard of it. Always thought that Marco Polo was from Italy and only here in Croatia heard that Croatian claim he was actually born and raised in Croatia in Korcula. The museum...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

The life and times of Marco Polo on display in a series of dioramas and a self guided narrative in your favorite language. .

Date of experience: June 2018
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