Museum in Belgrade

Nikola Tesla Museum

Meet the man on the 100DIN note at one of Belgrade's best museums. Release your inner nerd with some wondrously sci-fi-ish interactive elements. Tesla's ashes are kept here in a glowing, golden orb: at the time of r…
Top Choice Fortress in Belgrade

Kalemegdan Citadel

Some 115 battles have been fought over imposing, impressive Kalemegdan, and the citadel was destroyed more than 40 times throughout the centuries. Fortifications began in Celtic times, and the Romans extended it ont…
Monument in Belgrade

Maršal Tito's Grave

A visit to Tito's mausoleum is obligatory. Also on display are thousands of elaborate relay batons presented to him by young 'Pioneers', plus gifts from political leaders and the voguish set of the era. It's attache…
Top Choice Fortress in Novi Sad

Petrovaradin Citadel

Towering over the river on a 40m-high volcanic slab, this mighty citadel (tvrđava) is aptly nicknamed 'Gibraltar on the Danube'. Constructed with slave labour between 1692 and 1780, its dungeons have held notable pr…
Village in Zlatibor


Mokra Gora is home to the village of Drvengrad, built by enigmatic filmmaker Emir Kusturica in 2002 for his film Life is a Miracle. Quirky, colourful flourishes give the village a fantastical feel: the Stanley Kubri…
Historic Railway in Zlatibor

Šargan 8 railway

The Šargan 8 railway tourist train, stationed in Mokra Gora, was once part of a narrow-gauge railway linking Belgrade with Sarajevo and Dubrovnik. The joy of the 2½-hour journey is in its disorienting twists, turns …
Museum in Belgrade

Military Museum

Tucked away in Belgrade's sprawling Kalemegdan Citadel, this museum presents the complete military history of the former Yugoslavia. Gripping displays include captured Kosovo Liberation Army weapons, bombs and missi…
Palace in Belgrade

Palace of Princess Ljubica

This preserved Balkan-style palace was built in 1831 for the wife of Prince Miloš. Take coffee with 'the princess' (actually the museum custodian in period dress) each Saturday from noon (in Serbian/English 350/500D…
Museum in Belgrade

Museum of Automobiles

This compelling collection of cars and motorcycles is located in Belgrade's first public garage. Check out the '57 Caddy convertible: only 25,000km and one careful owner – President Tito.
Museum in Belgrade

National Museum

Trg Republike (Republic Sq), a meeting point and outdoor exhibition space, is home to the National Museum. Lack of funding for renovations has kept it mostly shuttered for the last decade, though some exhibitions ar…