Famous Museums in Belgrade

The museums in Belgrade give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Belgrade with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Belgrade. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Belgrade.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Belgrade.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Belgrade:

  1. The Belgrade Fortress

    4.6 (2045 Votes)
    The Belgrade Fortress

    Museum, Military Museum, Park, Fort

    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 Danube and Sava rivers. Many times, and then a few more times, the fortress has been destroyed, razed to the ground, and then rebuilt. It’s the oldest part of Belgrade; in fact, for many years, wh...Read more
  2. Nikola Tesla Museum

    4.4 (1433 Votes)
    Nikola Tesla Museum

    Museum, Science Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition

    It is now undeniably known around the world that Nikola Tesla was the greatest inventor who ever lived. Without his work on electricity, magnetism and radio, the technological progress of the 20th century would never have happened. But tragically, his success was overshadowed throughout the last century by the success of Thomas Edison, even though Tesla was by far his scientific and innovative ...Read more
  3. Belgrade Military Museum

    Military Museum

    Yugoslavia’s fascinating and complete military histories are displayed across this museum’s beautifully crafted displays and exhibits. You get some freebies even before you enter the museum – tanks, cannons and other military paraphernalia are strewn about the Kalemegdan fortress grounds. The exhibits are chronologically arranged, and each major conflict gets its own exhibit. ...Read more
  4. Museum Of Aviation

    4.4 (376 Votes)
    Museum Of Aviation

    Museum, Educational Site, Specialty Museum

    This museum has over 200 aircraft, all of which were used at one point or another by the Yugoslav Air Force. These include gliders, helicopters and jets. There are also relics of aircraft shot down during the NATO wars. An extensive video and picture collection takes you through the history of Yugoslav aviation. Check out the rad WWII collection. The building in which the museum is housed is a ...Read more
  5. Dorcol

    Museum, Educational Site, Town, Fort

    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 there many merchants set up shop here, mostly Shepardi Jews in the 15th and 16th centuries. Today, the area around the Danube in Dorcol is considered to be the most beautiful place to live. You’...Read more
  6. Ethnographic Museum

    4.6 (436 Votes)
    Ethnographic Museum

    Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Tragically perhaps, this museum was started a little earlier than it should have been – in 1901. It’s purpose had always been to represent the kingdom of Serbia to the world, and as such, it’s collection had quickly become rich. Unfortunately, WWI destroyed a large number of the museum’s items. Today, the museum contains about 200,000 items. It’s beautifully presen...Read more
  7. May 25 Museum

    4.4 (542 Votes)
    May 25 Museum

    Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Josip Broz Tito ruled Yugolsavia for over 10 years. Many called him a benevolent dictator. This house, where he was buried after his death in 1980, was built initially as his winter retreat. The place is called ‘House of Flowers’ for the many flowers that surrounded the tomb. Today, the complex consists of three parts – the House of Flowers, the Old Museum (which is closed for...Read more
  8. Zepter Museum

    4.5 (539 Votes)
    Zepter Museum

    Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum, Exhibition

    This is one seriously posh-looking museum. It’s privately owned, and new, which is why the locals haven’t caught on to it’s great potential yet. The building looks great all on its own – it used to be a bank, and has all of the original structure grandiose charisma. The main highlights however are the paintings, modern and other contemporary art collected by Madlena Zept...Read more
  9. Automobile Museum

    4.4 (613 Votes)
    Automobile Museum

    Exhibition , Automobile Museum

    That this museum has a '57 Caddy convertible is cool enough. That the car only had one previous owner – President Tito – is what tells you that this museum is very serious about it’s collection. The collection isn’t very large, but it’s intimate, and it’s important. You’ll see a few powerful bikes; Ferrari, Cadillac, Porsche, Ford, Opel are all represen...Read more
  10. Museum Of Applied Art

    4.7 (483 Votes)
    Museum Of Applied Art

    Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Exhibition

    This museum may not be famous, but its collection is moderately significant and really worth checking out. It basically exhibits examples of Serbian applied art – right from antiquity to present day. The oldest items here are a collection of coins from Ancient Greece. It’s divided into seven sections that cover: metals and jewellery; textiles and costumes; furniture; photography; ce...Read more
  11. Ptt Museum

    4.5 (291 Votes)
    Ptt Museum

    Museum, Specialty Museum

    The Postal-Telegraphic-Telephonic Museum’s collection is small but intriguing. It dates back to 1887, and consist mostly of related objects and documents. Indeed, the primary reason of its formation was to preserve these items. The museum was opened in 1923.
  12. Zavicajni Muzej Zemuna

    4.5 (2 Votes)
  13. Narodni Muzej U Beogradu

    4.6 (1 Vote)
    Trg republike 1а, Beograd 104303, Serbia
    Art Gallery, Museum
  14. Museum Of Contemporary Art

    Ušće 10, Beograd, Serbia