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Maritime Museum, Kotor
(4/5 based on 140 reviews on the web)
View model boats, navigational instruments, and documents at Maritime Museum, dedicated to the history of sailing in Kotor dating back to the 9th century. Housed in an 18th-century Baroque palace, the museum has three floors of different exhibits, organized by theme and era. See objects such as the oldest preserved manuscript about navigation in the region, dating from 1168, and an atlas of the Mediterranean from 1764. View small cannons, bronze statues, weapons, and garments. Browse through a collection of photographs, paintings, and maps. You can pick up an audio guide at the entrance. Plan to see Maritime Museum and other attractions that appeal to you using our Kotor trip generator.
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  • From ancient history to modern times. Tools devices and artifacts illustrated the history of the Montegro history is told. Stunning relief s three dimensional charts even a terracotta warrior inreside...  more »
  • We were lucky, there was only one cruise ship in town, but even so, the Maritime Museum, worth a visit, was crowded with one group after another. The museum tells a great story about the history of tr...  more »
  • Nothing special in my opinion. Some nice old artefacts. Clothes and weapons are all shown here. History is interesting but it's all a bit average for me. 
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  • Beautiful mediaeval town lots to see.I'm looking for the name of a shop selling a rearing bull sculpture made from bike parts, the chain was its spine and the legs were made of springs and nuts it also had an elephant I'm desperate to get it for his christmas The shop was off a square and had an area outside the shop with a low wall to right , inside sold ceramics I'd be forever grateful if someone can help
  • Good place to visit in old town. Interesting history and beautiful models of water ships in the museum.
  • Great old museum, very old artifacts, a must visit place!
  • Very interesting at the start, does get a bit repetitive after a while though...
  • the square in front of the museum was amazing.