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This 14th-century church and monastery contains a pharmacy museum and a world-renowned collection of ancient manuscripts.
As featured in 3 Days in Dubrovnik
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Placa 2, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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+385 20 321 410
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is very pretty, nice to get out of the heat and into the cool air, and the pharmacy is very interesting. That being said, I think there are cooler things to do.

Thank TaryninSeattle
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is by far the most interesting of several churches in Dubrovnik, partly for its pharmacy (in continuous operation since 1317!). Before you go, get the Dubrovnik Card, as this is one of the sights included on it.

Thank historychef
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love churches but for some reason this didnt do it for me. Maybe would've been better with a tour guide?

Thank Fatima M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth going in here for cloistered building with central garden (although latter not accessible). Entrance included in Dubrovnik card.

Thank AHZambia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like most old towns on the Dalmatian coast there are lots slops and is not always accessible. First time in this amazing port and it was worth the effort, lots of shops and cafes to sit and people watch. would have to loved to stayed...More

Thank Edward J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This major elegant monastery is one of the many sites of history which is a must to see whilst visiting beautiful Dubrovnik.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here after getting a bad dose of the trots. Four staff behind counter and myself and another one customer. Three of them were doing something with the till and the other one was bagging up some product. Not one of them made any...More

Thank mike e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you only want to visit one of the two major monasteries in the old town then I would recommend this one. The old pharmacy in the museum is an outstanding feature. There are fine paintings and a hole in the wall where a missile...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The interior columns make a great spot for a portrait--out of the sun and directional lighting. Enjoyed it.

Thank Italy024
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited as part of a tour group. The monastery has lots of historical artifacts and a beautiful courtyard. A nice stop in a visit to old town.

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msiedlinski
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Response from Miguel C | Reviewed this property |
Just before the entrance to the museum, they have the pharmacy! It still works and its open! Just before the museum entrance, you can't miss it!!
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