"Fort of St. Lawrence" Fort Lovrijenac Tip by tpk2

Fort Lovrijenac, Dubrovnik: 22 reviews and 50 photos

  Tvrdava Lovrijenac
by tpk2

Tvrdava Lovrijenac is the oldest part of the town fortifications. It was built in the 12th century to protect the town from attacks from the sea. Over the main entrance to the fort one can found the motto of the town: "Non bene pro toto libertas venditur auro" (Liberty cannot be sold for all the gold in the world.)

Address: M. Foteza, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Directions: The fortress stands on the coast, close to Pile Gate, the main entrance to the old town.
Website: http://www.tzdubrovnik.hr/lang/en/get/spomenici/5343/lovrijenac_fort.html

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 25, 2007
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