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Nice monastery, but not exceptional

Located south of the old part of Hvar, this monastery is nice but not incredible. Most of people go... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alberto J
,
Warsaw, Poland
Pretty Cloister, Interesting Museum

Small museum which can be seen in a short amount of time. Probably the most special item is a... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
SuzyQu15
,
Brooklyn, New York
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  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
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“last supper” (23 reviews)
“worth a visit” (11 reviews)
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Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located south of the old part of Hvar, this monastery is nice but not incredible. Most of people go to Hvar for the beaches and so on, so it is kind of ignored by most of them. Nevertheless, it is not a hidden gem or...More

Thank Alberto J
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Small museum which can be seen in a short amount of time. Probably the most special item is a painting of The Last Supper. To me, the beautiful cloister was the best part, as well as the pretty church across the courtyard. Worth seeing.

Thank SuzyQu15
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The host is very kind, a great artist. The garden is beautiful with more than 500 years old tree. Picture of Last Dinner worth of see.

Thank vedrana m
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The "museum" is a really sad atent to display art, and the gardens are so small you just don't need to walk around. The church is the only part thats looks nicer! but that you an can visit without paying (thats my recomendation)

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We enjoyed this small monastery/museum. It is not that big but had some nice art and history of local shipwrecks

Thank JDaveyOK
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The building itself is not exceptional but there are old and beautiful paintings and relics from very early times- all very simply put together and perhaps more moving because of that. Many of the paintings are 15th and 16th century and some are quite beautiful....More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 5 September 2017

lovely architecture, built with vision I would say for the future. in Hvar the top thing to do after the fortress. charming museum and also nice selection of classical music concerts

Thank Dinani11
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting and lovely architecture. But upon going inside there wasn't much help in regards to reading about the English. Maybe worth doing on tour!

Thank mike m
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is a walk around to the monastery from the city centre via the harbour. The inside is interesting - especially the large painting of the Last Supper. Legend has it that it was painted by a sick sailor who was left here when his...More

Thank AntarcticBound
Reviewed 24 July 2017

When compared to all the other religious stops throughout Europe I would say this is not one of the top sights. The monks must have felt the same way because, according to our tour guide, there's only one monk left here. I gave it four...More

Thank Mavmed
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