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Muda Gate

Preseren Square, Koper, Slovenia
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On first sight you may pass through this gate, as we did, without thinking much about it. However... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Entrance to the town

A pretty and very old gate that used to be an entrance to the town back when it was an island. When... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lidingo, Sweden
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Preseren Square, Koper, Slovenia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On first sight you may pass through this gate, as we did, without thinking much about it. However, after we had done the guided tour of the Praetorian Palace, we understood the significance of the gate. There is a large plaza in front of it...More

Thank Wyrdbrother
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pretty and very old gate that used to be an entrance to the town back when it was an island. When walking around the town it's a good idea to have your route pass through it.

Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was told this is a must see sight in Koper, but it's just a gate! That's all I can say, really....

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't like to be mean, but really this isn't much even to walk across town for. It has a ton of history, but it's not much to look at. I'm sorry to the citizens of Koper. :(

Thank peripateric
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Yes it is just a gate but there is a lot of history surrounding it and the town. This was once the entry to the town of Koper and I like to imagine the history that passed through it. The town itself is small but...More

Thank bunky36669
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We took a 2 hour walking tour with Demian Sem from Istranka Tours and really enjoyed the walk. There were some steps but generally the walk was very hot and there were a number of interesting sites, including the gate, that Dem provided us the...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Walk through this gate and look back ~ there is history here and it is fully explained on a 'story board' outside. This once was the entry to Koper from the waterside.

Thank andrewlgc
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

No special, just a gate. Maybe some more history about the gate can be provided besides the gate.

Thank Chan C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

As you walk up to the old town you walk under this arch and into the streets of the old town. Worth a visit.

Thank pambur
Reviewed 30 May 2017

It's a must see in Koper, and you will pass by for sure entering from the new Koper to the historic town

Thank Giusefore
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