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Dominican Monastery and Museum (Dubrovnik)

The Dominican Monastery is located inside the city walls and it played an important role in the city’s defence. This church is of simple Gothic, Baroque, Renaissance and Romanesque architectural design. The construction of the monastery began in 1228 with the support of the Dubrovnik authorities. In the 15th century a sacristy, a capitular hall and porches were built by the local builders as Radmanović, Utišenović, Grubačević and others. The richly decorated courtyard is increasingly attracting both domestic and foreign tourists because it can easily be turned into a beautiful natural stage. The special treasure of this monastery is its library with over 200 incunabulas and numerous illuminated manuscripts, even the best paintings of the Dubrovnik Art School have found their proper place here. In the church of St. Dominic you can see a large crucifix, which is the work of Paolo Veneziano and dates from the 14th century.

Category: Old town, Temple- church- mosque, Museum-art-palace,

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St. Dominic’s Street (old town), Dubrovnik 20000


GPS coordinates:
42.641759, 018.111428 (42°38’30.3″N, 018°06’41.1″E)





00385 (0)20 322 200


Size (small/medium/big):


Working hours:
Summer: 09:00-18:00h, winter: 09:00-17:00h


20 HRK (2.60 EUR)


Required time for sightseeing:
20 min

GPS coordinates: 42.641759, 018.111428 (42°38’30.3″N, 018°06’41.1″E)

Address: St. Dominic’s Street (Old Town), Dubrovnik 20000
The Dominican Monastery and Museum are located inside the Old Town of Dubrovnik, around 140 meters or 2 minutes of walking from the entrance to Ploče


If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas odvezite me do starog dijela grada Dubrovnika i ostavite kod gradskih Vrata od Ploča (početak Ulice Frana Supila). Hvala!

You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!


Additional translation:
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas uputite me prema Dominikanskom samostanu. Nalazi se u blizini gradskih Vrata od Ploča udaljen oko 140 metara. Hvala!

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