The Ethnographic collection that has been gathered since the first decade of the 20th century was first displayed in 1950.

Rupe is located in a 16th century granary at the Western part of Dubrovnik Old Town. The original appearance of the ground floor was preserved during renovation, and three wells have been opened. The Ethnographic collection that has been gathered since the first decade of the 20th century was first displayed in 1950 on the second floor of St. Johns fortress and moved to Rupe at the end of 1980.

The wells became a part of the collection and were added to the exhibitions of everyday life and economic activities of the area including: folklore costumes, handcrafts, jewelry, agricultural tools, lace and more.

Ethnographic Museum is part of a wide variety of museums found in Old Town Dubrovnik.

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Ethnographic Museum in Dubrovnik traditional costume
Photo credit: Dubrovački muzeji


Adults 20 EUR, 8 EUR for students and pupils. Includes entry to Rector's Palace, Maritime Museum, Ethnographic Museum Rupe, Revelin Fortress archaeological exhibit, House of Marin Držić, Dubrovnik Art Gallery, Natural History Museum and Dulčić, Masle, Pulitika Gallery.

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Working Hours

Monday – Saturday: 09.00 – 16.00

Sunday and public holidays open


One-of-a-kind items from the 19th century

Textile handicrafts from Dubrovnik region

Address & contact details

Street: Ul. od Rupa 3
Postcode: 20000
City: Dubrovnik

Website: Dubrovački muzeji

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