Cultural Heritage of Macedonia

Macedonia is rich in cultural heritage created over a long period of time. The great number of monuments belonging to different historical epochs, reflect the fruitful creative ideas of this region expressed through individual techniques of creation. The list presented here is not complete and is constantly updated with new entries so don’t forget to visit us again.

The Craft House (Занаетчиски дом) in Kumanovo city center

Craft House (Занаетчиски дом) in Kumanovo city center

The “Craft House” (Занаетчиски дом) or Kumanovo "Notre Dame" is the most recognizable landmark of Kumanovo city. It is work ...
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Memorial Ossuary Kavadarci

Memorial ossuary – Kavadarci

The Memorial Ossuary honoring the fallen fighters from Kavadarci and the surrounding during the Second World War is erected on ...
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St. George – “Polog monastery” on Tikvesh Lake

St. George – “Polog monastery” on Tikvesh Lake

The monastery St. George on Tikvesh Lake (Polog Monastery) is located on the slopes of Viseshnica mountain, next to the ...
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St. Clement – “Small” – church in Ohrid

St. Clement – “Small” – church in Ohrid

The Church dedicated to St. Clement (Св. Климент) is the only one from the Ohrid churches that since its beginning ...
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Holy Mary – Pandanos – church in Ohrid

Holy Mary – Pandanos – church in Ohrid

The Church "Holy Mary - Pandanos" (Света Богородица - Панданос) is a Macedonian Orthodox Christian church located in the old ...
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St. Mary - Kamensko - Dormition of the Mother of God church in Ohrid

St. Mary – Kamensko – Dormition of the Mother of God church in Ohrid

The Church Dormition of the Mother of God (Успение на Пресвета Богородица), also known as St. Mary - Kamensko (Света ...
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St. Dimitrie (St. Demetrius) church - Ohrid, Macedonia

St. Dimitrie (St. Demetrius) church – Ohrid, Macedonia

The church dedicated to St. Demetrius (Dimitrie) located in front of the entrance of the church Holy Mary Perybleptos is ...
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Grigor Prlichev (Григор Прличев) - memorial house - Ohrid, Macedonia

Grigor Prlichev (Григор Прличев) – memorial house – Ohrid, Macedonia

The native house of Grigor Prlichev in Ohrid was probably built in the first decades of the XIX century and ...
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Ancient Theater - Ohrid, Macedonia

Ancient Theater – Ohrid, Macedonia

The Ancient Theater in Ohrid is located below the Samuil’s fortress near the Upper Gate and the church Holy Mary ...
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St. Constantine and Helena church - Ohrid, Macedonia

St. Constantine and Helena church – Ohrid, Macedonia

The temple dedicated to the saints Constantine and Helena in Ohrid, near the church Holy Mary Perybleptos, was built and ...
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Holy Mary Perybleptos (St. Clement) – Ohrid, Macedonia

Holy Mary Perybleptos (St. Clement) – Ohrid, Macedonia

Holy Mary Perybleptos The Church Holy Mary Perybleptos in the old part of Ohrid city near the Upper Gate was ...
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Church "St. Archangel Michael"- Avtokomanda, Skopje

Church “St. Archangel Michael”- Avtokomanda, Skopje

The church dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel in Avtokomanda neighborhood in Skopje was erected on the foundations of an ...
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Saint Leontius - Vodocha Monastery near Strumica

Saint Leontius – Vodocha Monastery near Strumica

The monastery Saint Leontius - Vodoča (Vodoca churches) is situated in the village of Vodoca, about 5 km north-west of ...
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Veljusa Monastery near Strumica, Macedonia

Veljusa Monastery – St. Mary, near Strumica

Veljusa Monastery is located at altitude 400 meters above sea level, 8 km west of Strumica city. It is an ...
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Koco Racin Monument in Veles

Koco Racin Monument in Veles

The monument dedicated to Koco Racin is located in Veles city center.  Kosta Solev Racin (Koco Racin) is the founder ...
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Ilinden participants – Monument in Veles

Ilinden participants – Monument in Veles

The monument located at the roundabout near and the monument of Kočo Racin is dedicated to the voivodas from Veles, ...
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Memorial Ossuary in Veles

Memorial Ossuary in Veles

The Memorial Ossuary is built in 1979 near the entrance of Veles. This memorial is dedicated to the fighters from ...
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Clock Tower in Veles - Macedonia

Clock Tower in Veles

The Clock Tower in Veles was built in the first half of XVI century. Located in the center of the ...
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St. Dimitrij monastery in Veles, Macedonia

St. Dimitrij Monastery in Veles city

The monastery St. Dimitrij (Св.Димитриј, St. Demetrius) is located about two kilometers south of Veles, on the right side of ...
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Sv Ilija - Dojran, Makedonija

St. Elijah (Св. Илија) church in Dojran

St. Elijah (Св. Илија) church in Star Dojran was built in 1848 with contributions by the local population. The main architect ...
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Saray in Resen – one of the most beautiful examples of Neoclassical architecture in Macedonia

According to one story, Ahmed Niyazi Bey one of the leaders of the Young Turk Revolution, after receiving a postcard ...
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Dame Gruev Grave Smilevo, Demir Hisar

Dame Gruev resting place in village Smilevo

Dame Gruev (Dame - short from Damjan) is a Macedonian national hero born in village Smilevo on January 19, 1871 ...
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Dame Gruev Monument in Smilevo village, Demir Hisar Municipality, Macedonia

Dame Gruev Memorial Park in Smilevo, Demir Hisar Municipality

Smilevo village is the birthplace of the Macedonian national hero Dame Gruev - one of the founders of IMRO (Internal ...
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St. Mary – Slivnica Monastery, Prespa Region, Macedonia

St. Mary - Slivnica Monastery Slivnica Monastery - St. Mary (Сливнички Манастир - Св. Богородица село Сливница) is located 3 ...
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St. Nikola, Slepce, Demir Hisar (St. Nicolas)

St. Nikola church, Slepce, Demir Hisar (St. Nicolas)

Sv. Nikola (St. Nicolas) is a small single-nave church located in the center of village Slepce, Demir Hisar municipality. The ...
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Slepče Monastery – St. John the Forerunner near village Slepče, Demir Hisar

Slepče Monastery – St. John the Forerunner near village Slepče, Demir Hisar

Slepče (Slepche) monastery with a church dedicated to St. John the Forerunner is located approximately 3 km west of the ...
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Peshta Fortress in Mariovo (Тврдината Пешта)

„Peshta“ Fortress is connected with the story of the beautiful girl Kalesh Angya (Kales Angja, Калеш Анѓа) as a symbol ...
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Monastery St. Christopher in Krstoar village near Bitola

Monastery St. Christopher in Krstoar village near Bitola is one of the more famous monasteries in this part of Republic ...
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Bukovo Monastery – Holy Transfiguration of Christ (Буковски Манастир) near Bitola

Bukovo Monastery – Holy Transfiguration of Christ (Буковски Манастир) is located in a beautiful mountain area near the villages Bukovo ...
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Cave Churches of St. Erazmo (Св. Еразмо) and St. Katherine (Св. Екатерина) near Ohrid

St. Erazmo church is located on the Ohrid – Struga road, 2km away from Ohrid city. The church is located in ...
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