Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Belgrade

Belgrade is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Belgrade one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Belgrade is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Belgrade or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Belgrade. Explore the historical monuments of Belgrade with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Belgrade guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Belgrade page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Belgrade with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. The Belgrade Fortress

    #1 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    The Belgrade Fortress

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Park, Fort

    Address: Belgrade Fortress, Kalemegdan, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It’s not often that a fortress is also a park, but that’s how Belgrade views the fortress. It’s always open. You can stroll in anytime. The fort overlooks the confluence of the Danub...Read more

  2. Skadarlija

    #2 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Skadarlija

    Tags: Street Market, Street Food, Streets

    Address: Skadarlija, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Belgrade has a Bohemian heart and this street is the only place to go looking for it. Heaps of rakija, excellent food, great music – they all combine to make the nightlife in Belgrade unbeatable...Read more

  3. Knez Mihailova

    #3 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Knez Mihailova

    Tags: Leisure, Street Market, Shopping Center, Streets

    Address: Knez Mihailova, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is Belgrade’s foremost meeting place. They say it’s one of the most beautiful pedestrian streets. Initially, the streets used to be private property, but communist rule saw the street...Read more

  4. Crkva Svetog Marka

    #4 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Crkva Svetog Marka

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Cathedral

    Address: Bulevar Kralja Aleksandra Br. 17, Belgrade, Serbia

    This beautiful church, despite its clearly Serbian Byzantine architecture, was built very recently, between 1931 – 1940. It was greatly influenced by the It is a copy of Gracanica monastery from...Read more

  5. Gardos Tower

    #5 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Gardos Tower

    Tags: Memorial, Monument, Fort, Exhibition

    Address: GardoŇ° Tower Belgrade Serbia

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This striking Romanesque tower is actually a memorial. It was opened in 1896 to mark 1000 years of Hungarian settlement in the Pannonian plain. It rises from the ruins of the Zemun fortress. It looks ...Read more

  6. St. Michael's Cathedral

    #6 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    St. Michael's Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Kneza Sime Markovia, Beograd 11000, Serbia

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    This 19th century church’s architecture is mainly Classical, with some Baroque influences. It is famous for its lavish, romantic and dramatic painted interior (especially the ceiling), but it&rs...Read more

  7. Residence Of Princess Ljubica

    #7 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Residence Of Princess Ljubica

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Exhibition , Heritage Building

    Address: Kneza Sime Markovi

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This Turkish and European style palace used to be the residence of Princess Ljubica. Today, though it’s used mostly for temporary exhibitions. There’s a permanent exhibition too – fu...Read more

  8. Zemunski Kej

    #8 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Zemunski Kej

    Tags: Outdoors, Scenic Drive, Cafe, Leisure

    Address: Zemun, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Zemun is one of Belgrade’s most picturesque neighborhoods. It runs along the river Danube; there’s a promenade for pedestrians only, though a street does run parallel to it. The street is ...Read more

  9. Republic Square

    #9 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Republic Square

    Tags: Historical Site, Square

    Address: Trg Republike, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The square’s history is a teensy bit gruesome. There used to be a gate here, by the name of Stambol, where the ruling Turks would impale their non-Muslim subjects. Once that was destroyed in 186...Read more

  10. Church Of The Holy Mother Of God

    #10 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Church Of The Holy Mother Of God

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Heritage Building

    Address: 6, Kalemegdan Fortress, Belgrade, Serbia

    The church has seen quite an evolution. The original church in this location was destroyed when the Turks moved in in 1521. Later, in the 18th century, the building was used as a gunpowder storage, an...Read more

  11. Dorcol

    #11 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Dorcol

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Town, Fort

    Address: Dorcol Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of Belgrade’s oldest, smallest and most charming neighborhoods. They call it the ‘Manhattan of Belgrade’. The quarter began to truly flourish under Turkish rule, when the...Read more

  12. The National Assembly

    #12 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    The National Assembly

    Tags: Heritage Building

    Address: Trg Nikole Pasica 13, Beograd, Serbia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of the city’s most beautiful buildings, and is Serbia’s political heart. The structure is neo-Renaissance and neo-Baroque. Thanks to the two Balkan wars, the Great Depression, ...Read more

  13. Nebojsa Tower

    #13 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Nebojsa Tower

    Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Tower, Exhibition

    Address: Tower of Nebojsa, Bulevar vojvode Bojovica, Beograd 11000, Serbia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Rising above the river that flows below Belgrade Fortress, this tower was built by the Hungarians in 1460 to defend the city. Later it was used by the Ottomans as a torture dungeon.The Greek national ...Read more

  14. Terazije Square And Fountain

    #14 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    Terazije Square And Fountain

    Tags: Historical Site, Square, Fountain, Streets

    Address: Terazije, Beograd ,Serbia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The squares name (which means ‘Scales’) has a very interesting origin. An ancient Roman aqueduct that distributed water to the rest of the city was maintained by several water-towers (su t...Read more

  15. The Royal Compound

    #15 of 17 Historical Places in Belgrade
    The Royal Compound

    Tags: Garden, Palace, Tourist Center

    Address: Baje Pivljanina bb, Belgrade

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    There are two parts to these palaces, built in Belgrade’s most luxurious area. There is the White Palace and the Royal Palace. The Royal Palace, built in 1929, is still in used by the royal fami...Read more

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