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The Fifth Belgrade "Gimnazija" high school originated from an all-female high school that was founded in 1905 alongside the all-female higher school.  In...
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The Nebojsa tower probably got its name from the verb-phrase negation "ne bojati se" which means "to not be afraid". It signified the tower's defiance...
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The National assembly home building, previously Home of National Representatives, was built starting in 1907. It was meant to be a representative building...
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The "Vaznesenjska" church (Ascention church) used to be a military temple in the Kingdom of Serbia and Kingdom of Yugoslavia. The Gendarmes, Military academy...
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The Cvijeta Zuzoric Pavillion was built in Kalemegdan in 1928 using a design idea by Branislav Nusic. The Pavillion had great significance from the day...
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Knez Milos Obrenovic established a police force in Belgrade in 1828. 
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There is a model of Stefan Lazarevic's castle located in Kalemegdan, at the upper town plateau. Thsi model depicts the despot's medieval castle with all...
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Belgrade's Sahat tower is located above the gate which was named Sahat gate after it. It originated in the period between 1740 and 1789. The construction...
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Jaksic's tower originated in the period between the 11th and the 15th century.  During the Austrian reconstruction of the fort between 1717 and 1739,...
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Belgrade Zoo was opened on July 12th 1936. It currently owns over 2000 animals with 200 wild and domesticated animal species. 
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In Kalemegdan there is a tomb of national heroes that was constructed in 1948. Granite panels mark two gravesites of Djura Djakovic (1886-1929), Ivan Milutinovic...
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The Defteradova gate in Kalemegdan got its name after an old profession called the 'defterdar'. It was the name for the person who kept written records...
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In 1924 the Temple of the Holy Trinity was constructed in Tasmajdan, also known as the Russian Church. The temple was constructed for the needs of Russian...
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Ilija Carapic (1792-1844) was the first Serbian leader of Belgrade from 1839 to 1840. He was the son of duke Vasa Carapic and became the duke of Grocka...
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The current Stari grad municipality originated and got its name in 1957, by merging the municipalities of Stari grad, Skadarlija and part of Terazije. 
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The national Hydrometeorology Institute is located in Kosutnjak. The Ministry of education and church affairs of the Kingdom of Serbia on 15th September...
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At the approach to the Temple of St. Sava and near the National Library there is a sculpture of duke Karadjordje facing towards Karadjordje's park. The...
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In 1909 the first Serbian Seismology station was constructed in Tasmajdan which still exists today.  
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The first cinema in Belgrade appeared in "Mali Kalemegdan" in a large tent in the summer of 1906. The owner of the cinema was a Jewish man called Bubi...
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The first electric light bulb was lit in Belgrade in 1880, in front of the tavern called "Kod Skupstine" ("At City Hall's") which today is the Electric...
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Belgrade university was founded in 1805, then called the "Great school". It was founded by Dositej Obradovic. The Great school was the highest-ranking...
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The Roman well was constructed between 1717 and 1731 during the Austrian baroque reconstruction of the fort. On fort blueprints from that time the well...
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The home of Jevrem Grujic is the first established monument of culture appointed by the Institute for cultural monument protection in Belgrade in 1961. The...
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The first public park was arranged in 1860 in the corner of Knez Milos and Nemanjina streets and was named Financial park. 
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