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Reviewed 4 days ago

While the artifacts inside the museum are nice, please know it is only 1 room. Would have loved to seen more of the actual Monastery.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FamilyofBoys
Reviewed 1 February 2019

Interesting and very similar to the Cloisters museum on the H Hudson parkway just north of Manhattan. Good for a few quick pix, ancient monastic courtyard.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tsmarsco
Reviewed 19 January 2019

Dubrovnik’s Dominican Friary was founded in 1315 and built with the help of the local government and many local and foreign craftsmen. The monastery was constructed against the city wall to strengthen its northeastern flank. Like so many buildings in the city, the monastery was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 16 January 2019

We visited Dubrovnik back in June. It was very busy as it was start of the high season. We found this place by accident and glad we did. There was only one another couple. The courtyard is just so peaceful and quiet. The girls were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank herewegoagainblog
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We had seen this garden from the City walls and glad we had a look around it, the history in Dubrovnik is amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carospring
Reviewed 18 November 2018

The monastery is located just behind the Sponza Palace and Ploce Gate. The cloister is the most beautiful part of the complex. Built-in Gothic-Renaissance form, it is the work of local stonemasons from the mid-15th century. The graceful triple arches of the cloister surround a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larry C
Reviewed 18 November 2018

In the to and fro and back and forth that is traveling; checking time schedules, packing/unpacking, keeping track of your traveling companions, it was lovely to visit an historic sight like this one, that offered peace and quiet and the chance to contemplate. Be quiet...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pookala
Reviewed 2 November 2018

A wonderful place for a short break, quiet, peaceful and beautiful. Sit down in the cloister . Spend around half an hour there.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Maria A
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We had Dubrovnik passes so it did not cost us any thing to visit this sight. There is a very small museum . Also there is a very good gift shop. And a lush green court yard for mediation.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank inthegarden
Reviewed 28 October 2018

My god daughter attended a Dominican high school and I feel compelled to support this worthy order. I visited after a city tour. The entrance is dark and scaffolding abounds but the inner courtyard is beautiful and peaceful. The paintings are extraordinary and beautifully displayed....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Ricky Y | Reviewed this property |
I did not go inside the monastery last time I visited because I only got half a day so I was not aware of their opening hours. I checked on the net for you and apparently it is open from 9am to 6pm (5pm in the winter). I... More
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