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Sponza Palace

Stradun 2, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
+385 20 323 887
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Stradun 2, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Our son was married in this glorious little palace in June and it;'s hard to imagine a more romantic setting . Venture inside - it's small but perfectly formed - to take in the gothic and rennaissance architecture , feel the atmosphere and appreciate how...More

Thank 350hkt
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Yes its a nice building from outside, but thats about it.. Paid to go in, and was out in 15 mins.. It does house some nice pictures for sale, and a lot of old archives, many which on display are copies..

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

A Must See when entering the Stradun in the Old City as it is one of the most beautiful palaces in Dubrovnik. Sponza Palace is an architectural mixture of Gothic and Renaissance style and was the seat of many state offices. Today the palace houses...More

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Stood at the end of Placa Stradun, this Gothic Renaissance style building was completed in the early 16th century. Don't misunderstand as palaces in Croatia do not refer to palaces for Kings and Queens, it was rather a seat for state offices including customs, bank,...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Visited on 16 Nov. A 16th century building. What we liked was the meaningful inscription on the wall, "Falsifying and cheating with the weights is forbidden. While I am weighing the goods, God is measuring me." (See our pictures) We saw some pictures of soldiers...More

Thank Jedai79
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This early 16th century palace was formerly the city's custom's house and mint and looks splendid from the outside. It is now home to the Stae Archives and a Memorial Room of the Dubrovnik Defenders. The courtyard was being used for an exhibition of some...More

Thank CalBristol
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The architecture is beautiful but very similar to a lot of other buildings in old town. It's worth a quick peak but certainly not worth paying to go in.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The facade of the Palace is wonderful but on the day I visited there was an artist exhibiting there. I get irritated when present day artists are permitted to exhibit in old buildings and one is expected to pay to see the exhibition. I didn't...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Firstly we couldn't find the palace as we couldn't see any signs & wasn't sure if it was the right place. The girl who took our money obviously didn't want to be there and wasn't very inviting. There wasn't much to see inside & like...More

Thank Michelle081
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Not expensive but nothing to watch in it. There are only copies of old archives - in very poor quality. There is a room with a televison, but the films have no sounds Not any information about what we see. This building is interesting -...More

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Fraser R
30 January 2016|
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