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Dominican Monastery – Dubrovnik


Dominican Monastery is located just behind the Sponza Palace and Ploce Gate. The monastery that dates from the 14th century features beautiful stairways that lead to the Church and the statue of St. Dominic. In the heart of the monastery, there is a 15th-century Gothic cloister with arches, columns, plants and well (see below photos). The monastery was established in 1255.

There is also a Museum within the Monastery complex that displays numerous exhibits of religious art from Dubrovnik and beyond including paintings and various reliquary. The museum is opened daily from 9 am to 6 pm. Entrance fee is 15 Kuna.


In this short video, you can see amazing interiors of the monastery and church as well as numerous artefacts and books that are on display within the complex. A must see sight in Dubrovnik.

Location Map of Dominican Monastery:


Ulica  Sv. Dominika 4, 20000 Dubrovnik
tel: +385 020 322 200
web: dominikanci.hr
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Photos of Dominican Monastery in Dubrovnik:

Selection of photos of Dominican Monastery in Dubrovnik