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5 days ago
“Needs Improvement. Could Be Very Good”
6 Aug 2018
“Dissapointed in the upkeep of this place.”
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Shetalishte Petra Kanavelica 3, Korcula Island 20260, Croatia
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Reviewed 17 July 2014

The tower is interesting and gives lovely views over Korcula town. However, there is no house - it is just walls. It looks as if it was an amazing house cenuries ago. Time to restore it?

1  Thank kas647
Reviewed 30 May 2014

When you enter the birth house of Marco Polo you immediately face the stairs. There is nothing much to see in the actual house but the view from the top of it is great. I personally love these old stone houses.

2  Thank Lejlatheteacher
Reviewed 19 January 2014

If this house actaully was the home of the sailor Marco Polo it's definitely worth a visit. Apart from the interesting ruins of his house the views of Adriatic are nice.

2  Thank vickyrr
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Steep wooden stairs lead up to the top of the tower in the Marco Polo house. Great view from the top. History is documented in photos on the walls.

Thank Lois G
Reviewed 24 August 2013 via mobile

First off, the official placard upon entry points out that no is sure where Marco Polo was born, though most historians settle on either Korkula (this island) or Vienna. Secondly this isn't even a house...it's a tower with a cute view. The old town in...More

5  Thank JohnsEcho
Reviewed 10 June 2013

Not so good becouse they work till 15 and afternoon closed what is not good for turisam.We went in the morning wery nice house you can smell oldnes of the house and almost feal Marco Polo

Thank 488USA
Reviewed 9 June 2013

The Exihibition was not open, "maybe tomorrow, maybe next week". When we asked at the end of the week - "maybe next month"

Thank David H
Reviewed 24 May 2013

There is a small entry fee to go in, but the whole place takes no more than 10 minutes to go round and is a poor state of repair and smells very damp. I was not very impressed. The view is okay, but it's all...More

Thank skichick09
Reviewed 22 May 2013

There isn't a lot to see at Marco Polo's house - it's a bit misleading to call it a house as you can only climb the tower and there wasn't anything else - unless we missed it! That said it must be done as the...More

1  Thank Intrepidtravellers_8
Reviewed 23 October 2012

There's very little to see here other than the view from the top. However, the view is much better from the adjacent cathedral tower!

1  Thank Victor_Delta
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