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IT is interesting if you do Like mideval history

Museum is nice but too high, and if you are not Fan of mideval history than IT is just boring museum

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Kiko R
New Entrance July 17

Previous reviews are right - it's very interesting, quiet and away from it all. Well worth seeking... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
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An excavation on the site of the 'Gornji ugao' tower, in the north-west corner of the walled city of Dubrovnik, in Croatia, uncovered evidence for a foundry established in the second half of the 15th century and largely producing armaments. It is a...more
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

The entrance is hidden, and old signs are left to deter people in the wrong direction. The guard was watching TV in the museum so loud it echoed through the place. I thought he stopped when we arrived but he just went outside to smoke...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JohanE957
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

After today, we no longer recommend visiting this place. And we're very sad about this, as we really loved this place. We visited this museum last year and we're amazed by how the history of this museum came to life through the amazing guide, who...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Ivana S
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The lady at the entrance ticket office can be a bit grumpy. I guess that is because even with half a dozen of signs outside, inside and even on the ticket desk probably 9/10 tourists ask if this is the entry to the city walls...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Museum is nice but too high, and if you are not Fan of mideval history than IT is just boring museum

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kiko R
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Were sold a ticket but I had the distinct impression it was closed and we were an opportunistic 60kuna. Corridors once inside were unlit and filled with (literally) rubbish. Mattresses, old TVs (did get the chance to show my 6yr old a CRT that was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Michael H
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Previous reviews are right - it's very interesting, quiet and away from it all. Well worth seeking out. Divo is an excellent knowledge guide, who has created the tour. The new entrance from 13 July 17 is up the stairs at the base of the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Wonderful museum for those that enjoy seeing the results of Archaeological work. A little hard to find, and seemingly not visited much--we were the only ones there at the time.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank JWL311
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

I think it would have been a better experience if Divo had taken the tour instead of the iPad I was given. We Found it a very static exhibit. At times just staring at a graphic exhibit ( picture) while listening to a voice on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 802penny
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

We probably wouldn’t have found this fantastic museum without a little help from this site, but We found it at it was worth the climb. We got an audioguide on a tablet and it told the story about this early industrial zone and the defense...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

An absolute must if you’re in Dubrovnik. Doesn’t take too long (we took around an hour), is super cheap (30 Kuna/around £5-£6 I think) and is really really interesting. Very well put together museum. Would definitely recommend!

Date of experience: May 2018
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March 2, 2018|
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Response from Horopito | Reviewed this property |
The foundry will not reopen until 1st April. Only one man opens up and guides through this unique attraction during the tourist season. After walking the wall in the earlier part of the day, just make your way back to... More
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Erin N
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Response from divos_du | Property representative |
Hi! Like is written in previous answers, you don't need to book tour/sight before. If someone come in the middle of the tour I join him to the current tour and later on is possible to see that "missed" part. Greetings from... More
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