The City Museum in the town of Korčula was founded in 1957. It is located in the Gabrielis Palace, in the center of the old town, which dates back to the 15th and 16th centuries. In the museum, there are collections relating to the stone cutting, shipbuilding and items that were used on a daily basis by the old inhabitants of Korčula. The exhibits worth mentioning are the piano from 1819 which was played by Beethoven’s friend Edith Streicher, then a replica of the Statute of the city and the island of Korčula from 1214, seals, stone inscriptions, city flags, emblems belonging to famous Korčula families, documents and the like. The museum hosts exhibitions, multimedia presentations and various promotional activities.
Category: Old town, Museum-art-palace,
Trg sv. Marka, Korčula 20260
42.961604, 017.135969 (42°57’41.8″N, 017°08’09.5″E)
00385 (0)20 711 420
January, February, March: 10:00-13:00h
April, May, June: 10:00-14:00h
July, August, September: 09:00-21:00h
October, November, December: 10:00-13:00h
Adults: 10 HRK (1.30 EUR); groups: 5 HRK (0.60 EUR); children and parents: free of charge
GPS coordinates: 42.961604, 017.135969 (42°57’41.8″N, 017°08’09.5″E)
Address: Trg sv. Marka, Korčula 20260
The City Museum is located in the old town of Korčula (at the top), at St. Mark’s Square, across the street from the Cathedral of St. Mark
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do starog dijela grada Korčule. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema gradskom muzeju koji se nalazi u starom dijelu grada Korčule (na samom vrhu), na Trgu sv. Marka, preko puta katedrale sv. Marka. Hvala!
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