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The Governor's Palace

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Nice place to visit

It was a rainy day and therefore I went with my wife in Rijeka. We found this museum and we decided... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ceska V
Great museum

There were 5 different exhibitions, all very well made, with interactive details, like games. The... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Hana Č
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2 weeks ago
“Nice place to visit”
23 Sep 2017
“Great museum”
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Construction of the Governor’s Palace began in 1892 during the period of Governor Lajos Batthyány's rule and based on the design of one of the leading Hungarian architects of the time, Alajos Hauszmann who had already proved himself on the project...more
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Muzejski Trg 1, Rijeka 51000, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a rainy day and therefore I went with my wife in Rijeka. We found this museum and we decided to have a look. We paid 20kn each to enter, which is around 2,7euros. Personally, it was a pleasant visit. There are several interesting...More

Thank Ceska V
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

There were 5 different exhibitions, all very well made, with interactive details, like games. The ticket was very cheap.

Thank Hana Č
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Very nice historic building on the top of stairs with very nice historic rooms from time of governor. Today, this is Historical and Naval Museum with new modern exhibition

Thank Olga V
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Words can not express the feeling I had when I first entered this place.... it was mesmerizing! Old stairs, royal chairs and accessories... People are gonna laugh at me for saying this, but... At one part I felt like I was a princess (or even...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2015

The Governor’s Palace is so called because it was built in 1896 as the residence for Hungarian governors and other high officials. The building was designed by Hungarian architect Alajos Hauszmanin in a late renaissance style. Today it is the home of The Maritime and...More

1  Thank Borzov
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Nice building near biggest park in Rijeka but you can't always go inside. Usage of building is for weddings.

Thank sin77HR
Reviewed 14 December 2014

If you visit the city centre, the Governor's Palace, also site of the Maritime and Warfare Museum, is nearby and worth a visit. The building itself is a nice piece of architecture, and the exhibits are interesting, especially the old guns and swords. Just like...More

1  Thank danielsimac
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