The City of Korcula

 
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The first information about the existence of the town dates back to the 10th century, a city with walls existed here in the 13th century. The walls were then in the 15th century reinforced by the Venetians, who added the defensive towers and bastions. Construction and decoration continued also in the Baroque period, mainly in the suburbs under the walls. The atmosphere of the city is mainly determined by the coherence of historical center. The romantic environment of picturesque alleys is accompanied by numerous monuments. After entering the city through the Mainland gate with its Revelin tower, you may visit the main landmark, the Cathedral of St.. Mark, located on the Strossmayer Trg square, Abbot's house with its treasure, Gothic church of St. Peter or Renaissance palace of Gabriellis family and more.

 


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