Rector's Palace, Dubrovnik

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The Rector's Palace and behind it the Sponza Palace
Rector's Palace
Night view

The Rector's Palace (Croatian: Knežev dvor) is a palace in the city of Dubrovnik that used to serve as the seat of the Rector of the Republic of Ragusa between the 14th century and 1808.[1] It was built in the Gothic style, but it also has Renaissance and Baroque elements.[1] A museum has operated in the palace since 1872.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Rector's Palace". Cultural Historical Museum. Zagreb, Croatia: Museum Documentation Centre. 1999. Retrieved 2013-02-06. 
  2. ^ "Dubrovnik Museums - Cultural History Museum". Zagreb, Croatia: Museum Documentation Centre. Retrieved 2013-02-06. 

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Coordinates: 42°38′25″N 18°06′39″E / 42.64028°N 18.11083°E / 42.64028; 18.11083