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The Museum of Army Collections from the Croatian Homeland War

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Address: Turanj ul., Karlovac, Croatia
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Very interesting and free outdoor museum presenting a very good insight on the war with a nice collection on site

Reviewed 17 March 2017
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and free outdoor museum presenting a very good insight on the war with a nice collection on site

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Duga Resa, Croatia
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great idea, interesting exhibits for its originality and explanations with each exhibit, which return you to the past. Museum need refurbishment, but you see that they work on it and then it could be really interesting for local guests but also for many foreigners passing Turanj.

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Thank bozica0
Croatia
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Interesting museum... you can see a different kind of tanks, planes and weapons..and all that for free and on open air...

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Thank danijela321
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This museum is big piece of croatian history and something you dont want to miss while passing Karlovac

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Fairfax, Va
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We hired a cab driver to take us from Zagreb to Plitvice for the day and he stopped here for us. Interestingly enough, our Segway tour guide Bruno from Zagreb also mentioned this place was worth a visit. Very cool. The destroyed jet was interesting. Not often can you walk up to items in museums. Apparently a lot of these... More 

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Warren, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Turanj is a suburb of Karlovac just near the Korana River that played an important role in the Homeland War. Today, you can see an open-air museum with multiple vehicles and planes that were used in the war. Remnants of Austro-Hungarian Barracks are in ruins as a result of the war and remain sentinels to remind viewers of the devastation... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Positioned very close to the Karlovac-Slunj road, the main motorway used before Croatia built highway to south. You can see the resl Croatiaa armament built and used in Homeland war. Very good collection.

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great restoration of bombed-out buildings and weapons of war. It is all outdoors and set in a scenic place along the Korana River.

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Thank Elliott F
Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Worth the stop! to take some pictures, learn a little bit of modern history, and stretch the legs after a long roadtrip

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

To give you an overview: the "museum" contains about 15-20 exhibition pieces, including a few tanks and other armoured vehicles, a few cannons/howitzers and a couple of MIGs. In addition there's a couple of information boards telling about the Homeland War. That's it, nothing else. It is an outdoor exhibition on a grassy field with a gravel path. There is... More 

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