Museum of Croatian War of Independence, Dubrovnik
(3.9/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
At Museum of Croatian War of Independence, learn about the people of Dubrovnik's struggle for liberation. The first phase of the permanent museum project at Fort Imperial features 500 exhibits. See examples of the ammunition that shelled the city, maps of the damaged areas, and a video recording of the event. Hear the testimonies of people who saw the war first-hand. Get a close-up look at documents, art and documentary photographs, war logbooks, military equipment, and objects from the everyday lives of residents and defenders of the city. Climb the two flights of stairs to the top terrace and take in the view of the city today. Use our Dubrovnik travel itinerary planner to add Museum of Croatian War of Independence and other attractions to your Dubrovnik vacation plans.
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  • You can take the cable car to the top of the hill and enjoy the great view over the old town and the rough backcountry. The museum shows the Croatian view of a dark and sad period in modern European h...  more »
  • We bought tickets to the museum (4 euros) along with our cable car fare and spent about an hour checking out the exhibits while atop Mount Srd. I was astounded, having never heard of the attack on Dub...  more »
  • Combine a visit to this museum with a sunset trip up the cable car. The exhibits are clearly one-sided and biased, but based on what I've read, the side they present (Croatian) is a valid perspective.