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Museum of the City of Belgrade
Museum of the City of Belgrade
Description

A total fund of over 130,000 cultural-historical items is sorted into 14 sections, with exhibits from prehistory, a significant collection of antique culture, as well as a collection of engravings and maps of Belgrade from the 16th through 19th century.

This treasure is waiting to be adequately presented to the public as evidence of the long and rich history of Belgrade.

The Museum of the City of Belgrade also contains exhibits of cultural-historical (Residence of Princess Ljubica, Sekulić Icon Collection), ethnographic (Memorial Museum of Zemun and the Museum of Mladenovac) and memorial type (Museum of Toma Rosandić, Museum of Јovan Cviјić, Museum of Paјa Јovanović, Memorial Museum of Ivo Аndrić, Museum of the Camp at Banjica), as well as the Vinča archaeological locale.

 

Info
Address
Zmaj Jovina 1
Contact
+381 11 26 30 825
Opening Hours

Open: weekdays 9-17h

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