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The Governor's Palace

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Historic Building and Museum

As a resident of Rijeka, I've been a few times. It's an impressive historic palace turned martime... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2018
danielsimac
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Rijeka, Croatia
Nice place to visit

It was a rainy day and therefore I went with my wife in Rijeka. We found this museum and we decided... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
CeskaV
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Trento, Italy
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4 Dec 2018
“Historic Building and Museum”
2 Sep 2018
“Nice place to visit”
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Construction of the Governor’s Palace began in 1892 during the period of Governor Lajos Batthyány's rule and based on the design of one of the leading Hungarian architects of the time, Alajos Hauszmann who had already proved himself on the project...more
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Muzejski Trg 1, Rijeka 51000, Croatia
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

As a resident of Rijeka, I've been a few times. It's an impressive historic palace turned martime and history museum, it's a nice building to see, and there are interesting exhibits. It's located in the museum district, along with the city and torpedo, natural history,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

It was a rainy day and therefore I went with my wife in Rijeka. We found this museum and we decided to have a look. We paid 20kn each to enter, which is around 2,7euros. Personally, it was a pleasant visit. There are several interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CeskaV
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

There were 5 different exhibitions, all very well made, with interactive details, like games. The ticket was very cheap.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 5 March 2016

Very nice historic building on the top of stairs with very nice historic rooms from time of governor. Today, this is Historical and Naval Museum with new modern exhibition

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Olga V
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Words can not express the feeling I had when I first entered this place.... it was mesmerizing! Old stairs, royal chairs and accessories... People are gonna laugh at me for saying this, but... At one part I felt like I was a princess (or even...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

The Governor’s Palace is so called because it was built in 1896 as the residence for Hungarian governors and other high officials. The building was designed by Hungarian architect Alajos Hauszmanin in a late renaissance style. Today it is the home of The Maritime and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 25 February 2015

Nice building near biggest park in Rijeka but you can't always go inside. Usage of building is for weddings.

Date of experience: August 2014
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