As one of the largest metropolises in the Balkans, Belgrade represents a unique set of cultures, events, architectural and natural beauties, which, combined with the fact that important historical events took place in the capital of Serbia, offers an opportunity for unforgettable tourist experiences
From the city center, where the unique content of the National Museum, the repertoire of Kolarac Endowment awaits you, and then another museum that will make you wonder what the world around us actually represents, all the way to the suburbs, where you can enjoy the clean air in the peace of the mountains and a unique view of the panorama of Serbia, we present you 4 attractions that will fill your stay in Belgrade with unforgettable moments.
National Museum – Step into a time machine
Walking along Knez Mihailova Street, Belgrade’s main thoroughfare, you will reach the Republic Square where the National Museum is located, a kind of time machine where you will have the opportunity to experience key points in the development of history, not only of Serbia, but of the entire civilization. On three levels, i.e. over 5,000 m² of exhibition space, exhibits from various eras are presented, from the Paleolithic, Ancient Greece and Rome, through the Middle Ages, all the way to the modern era. No matter how many days you stay in Belgrade, visit the National Museum because this unique collection of objects and works of art will completely change your experience of history.
Kolarac Endowment – Constant inspiration
In the very heart of Belgrade, tucked away in the university quarter, the Kolarac Endowment has been maintaining the spirit of the city for decades through a quality cultural program. Choose one of the concerts from the repertoire and enjoy them in the Great Endowment Hall, the oldest and most important concert hall in Serbia, where the world’s greatest artists such as Prokofiev, Rubinstein, Pogorelič and others have performed. In addition to music, the endowment also has a film program and it shows in its art cinema, and it also offers foreign language courses, as well as lectures on various natural and spiritual topics.
Museum of Illusions – Question the world around you
Since ancient times, man has constantly questioned his senses, observing again and again how our experience of the world changes when external circumstances change. The Museum of Illusions, located in the very center of the city, will enchant you with its display and make you doubt the nature of reality. Try different exhibits and enjoy the magic of the mirror of truth, the eyes that follow you, the head on the plate, the hollow face illusion. It is an understatement to say that the photos you take in the museum of illusions will be extraordinary, because its rooms are a place where perspective breaks, shapes change beyond recognition, and the senses remain intrigued. Apart from regular visits, the museum also offers education as well as an offer for corporations. If you have been thinking about a program that will surely entertain your business associates, the museum of illusions is the right place for you.
Avala Tower – the highest point of Belgrade
If you are a nature lover and want to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, we suggest you visit the Avala Tower, one of the symbols of Belgrade at a height of 204.68 m and a place from which you can enjoy a panoramic view of the beautiful landscapes of Serbia. On clear days, turn to the east, because from the tower it is possible to see other important attractions, such as the Smederevo Fortress. The tower also has a cafe-bar, so you can enjoy one of the most beautiful viewpoints in Serbia with your favorite drink.