War Photo Limited, Dubrovnik

War Photo Limited, Dubrovnik (must see)

A relatively new addition to the city of Dubrovnik, the center was opened in 1990 by famed photographer Wade Goddard, specialized in photos from war zones and areas of conflict around the world. He came to this part of the world and decided to make it his home. As one might expect then, Goddard has extensively documented the Croatian-Serbian War of 1991 from Yugoslavia.

If you are going to visit the place, be prepared ahead for the graphic nature of the content. Needless to say that it is not the best venue for children. Those who are willing to visit, though, will see some very moving, graphic, and eye-opening images shot during wartime. Very shocking and interesting, but worthwhile learning about the tragic modern history of Croatia and the surrounding areas.

Why You Should Visit:
Well-documented photo history that tries to provide an objective view of events and the harsh realities of living in a war zone.

Tip:
The gallery has excellent air conditioning so if you are overheating in the summer sunshine use it as a cooling off stop.
Make sure you pick up the free guidebook at the ticket desk as it gives a brief description of each photo.

Opening Hours:
Daily: 10am-10pm (May-Sep); Wed-Mon: 10am-4pm (Apr, Oct)
November through March: CLOSED

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Sight Name: War Photo Limited
Sight Location: Dubrovnik, Croatia
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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