Rector's Palace, Dubrovnik

3.5
History Museum · Historic Site
Rector's Palace showcases the glorious history of the Republic of Ragusa. The Gothic-Renaissance palace served as the seat of the Rector of the Republic between the 14th century and 1808. Since 1872 it has housed the Cultural History Museum. Enter the atrium and admire finely carved capitals and the ornate staircase. See the statue of Miho Pracat, the only commoner in the history of the Republic honored with a statue--thanks to the wealth he bequeathed to the Republic. Other fascinating sites include the rector's office, his private chambers, public halls, administrative offices, and a dungeon. Plan to visit Rector's Palace during your Dubrovnik vacation using our convenient Dubrovnik trip planner.
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  • Really interesting palace and museum, lots to see and a beautiful building! There are a range of mini exhibitions on the history of Dubrovnik and the palace itself. Additionally, the architecture is.....  more »
  • This museum is one of the beautiest I've ever seen, I was comparing in to the Hermitage museum in St. Petersburg, with his paintings, artifacts, vases and history, they make it one of the beautiest...  more »

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