Fortresses
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Castles and forts of the great Frankopan family, originated between the beginning of the 12th and the second half of the 17th century.
  • Bribir tower

    The tower of Bribir is a remnant of the medieval fortress nowadays housing an exhibition of medieval cultural and historical heritage. ...

    Bribir tower

    The tower of Bribir is a remnant of the medieval fortress nowadays housing an exhibition of medieval cultural and historical heritage. ...

  • Brod na Kupi

    Brod na Kupi is a small settlement located in the valley of the upstream Kupa River dominated by a castle from 1651....

    Brod na Kupi

    Brod na Kupi is a small settlement located in the valley of the upstream Kupa River dominated by a castle from 1651....

  • Drivenik Fortress

    Built between the 13th and the 15th century, on the barrow in the middle of the valley, the Drivenik Castle has a unique view on...

    Drivenik Fortress

    Built between the 13th and the 15th century, on the barrow in the middle of the valley, the Drivenik Castle has a unique view on...

  • Fulfinum - Mirine

    An imposing Early Christian Complex of Mirina was created in the outskirts of the ancient city in the 5th century. The impressive church near Omišalj...

    Fulfinum - Mirine

    An imposing Early Christian Complex of Mirina was created in the outskirts of the ancient city in the 5th century. The impressive church near Omišalj...

  • Grižane Castle

    Remnants of the medieval Grižane Castle are located in the immediate vicinity of  eponymous settlement. Although the remnants are scarce, they provide a truly remarkable...

    Grižane Castle

    Remnants of the medieval Grižane Castle are located in the immediate vicinity of  eponymous settlement. Although the remnants are scarce, they provide a truly remarkable...

  • Grobnik

    The Grobnik Castle is located on the hill overlooking the spacious Grobničko polje. It was built in the period between early Middle Ages until the...

    Grobnik

    The Grobnik Castle is located on the hill overlooking the spacious Grobničko polje. It was built in the period between early Middle Ages until the...

  • Hreljin fortress

    The construction of the fortress took place in the period between the 13th and 16th century and its last inhabitants abandoned it in the 18th...

    Hreljin fortress

    The construction of the fortress took place in the period between the 13th and 16th century and its last inhabitants abandoned it in the 18th...

  • Kaštel (Castle) in Bakar

    The best-known edifice of the coastal town of Bakar got its present form during the 18th century, although there are documents stating that a medieval...

    Kaštel (Castle) in Bakar

    The best-known edifice of the coastal town of Bakar got its present form during the 18th century, although there are documents stating that a medieval...

  • Old Zrinski fortress, Kraljevica

    The Old Town (Stari grad) of the Zrinskis, an architectural complex consisting of a Lower and Upper castle, is a real time machine. The Lower...

    Old Zrinski fortress, Kraljevica

    The Old Town (Stari grad) of the Zrinskis, an architectural complex consisting of a Lower and Upper castle, is a real time machine. The Lower...

  • Remnants of Ledenice Fortress

    Remnants of the medieval fortress are located on a steep hill near Vinodol where a Romanic and Gothic church of Saint Stephan the First Martyr...

    Remnants of Ledenice Fortress

    Remnants of the medieval fortress are located on a steep hill near Vinodol where a Romanic and Gothic church of Saint Stephan the First Martyr...

  • Severin Castle

    The first mention of the castle dates back to 1558. The castle is a single-floor edifice with a square floor plan, corner towers and an...

    Severin Castle

    The first mention of the castle dates back to 1558. The castle is a single-floor edifice with a square floor plan, corner towers and an...

  • The City Walls of Krk

    Krk takes much pride in being one of three Croatian towns with the longest city walls built in the 1st century BC during Illyrian times....

    The City Walls of Krk

    Krk takes much pride in being one of three Croatian towns with the longest city walls built in the 1st century BC during Illyrian times....

  • The Tower of Kvadrac, Novi Vinodolski

    The renovated Tower of Kvadrac is a witness of the former Frankopan Castle where the acclaimed Law Codex of Vinodol was written in 1228....

    The Tower of Kvadrac, Novi Vinodolski

    The renovated Tower of Kvadrac is a witness of the former Frankopan Castle where the acclaimed Law Codex of Vinodol was written in 1228....

  • Trsat Fortress, Rijeka

    One of the oldest fortresses in Kvarner, this structure was a Liburnian watchtower during the Roman conquests. Strategically protruding viewpoint from a 138 meters tall...

    Trsat Fortress, Rijeka

    One of the oldest fortresses in Kvarner, this structure was a Liburnian watchtower during the Roman conquests. Strategically protruding viewpoint from a 138 meters tall...