House of Marco Polo (Marco Polo Birth House)

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House of Marco Polo – believed to be house in which Marco Polo, the famous world traveller and writer was born. It’s recently bought by Korcula’s Town Authority which is currently planning to reconstruct and redone it into the Museum of Marco Polo… At the present, just the part of the house is opened for visitors to have a look around.  Climb narrow stairs and enter to the Loggia that has great views over Korcula Old town’s roofs (see also photo below)

views from the tower of marco polo house

Marco Polo Birth House Opening Times:

April
May
June
July
August
September
October
9:00 – 15:00 9:00 – 15:00 9:00 – 15:00 9:00 – 21:00 9:00 – 21:00 9:00 – 15:00 9:00 – 15:00

Entrance Fees:

Groups (min.10 persons) 12,00 kn
Adults 20,00 kn
Children up to age of 10 (accompanied by adult) Free

Street where Marco Polo’s Birth House is Located:

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Marco Polo House is located in street Ulica Depolo, Korcula

House of Marko Polo is being reconstructed to Museum of Marco Polo.

Location of The Marco Polo’s Birth House

Marco Polo's Birth House

Coordinates: 42.961833, 17.136588

Map of the House

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Marco Polo Relevant links :

MoreKorcula Museums:

  1. Korcula Town Museum
  2. Bishop’s Treasury
  3. Icon Museum
  4. Museum Memorial Collection of Maksimilijan Vanka