King Nikola's Palace
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|King Nikola's Palace|
King Nikola's Palace, former royal palace of Montenegro
|Town or city||Cetinje|
|Design and construction|
King Nikola's Palace is located in Cetinje, Montenegro, and for more than 50 years served as the seat of the Montenegrin Royal family. In 1926 it became a museum, from 1980 it was one of the departments of National Museum of Montenegro.
In the entrance hall are exposed the Montenegrin crown jewels, which are the most popular exhibition of the National museum.
The Royal Garden was built in 1870 as a pine alley. Gardens were refurbished in 1971. There are many flower beds with crocuses, geraniums, tulips and rose and jasmine bushes.
In the back of garden there is cedar grove with dominant villa with small summer-house, which served as a guest house for foreign visitors.