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Website Discover Zaječar is devoted to the cultural and natural heritage of the City of Zaječar. What is of particular importance about this site is the fact that it is linked to the locations it deals with through unique boards with QR (Quick Response) code. Anyone can use a smartphone to scan the code on the board and promptly access the page at Discover Zaječar Website to learn more about the location. Thus, we hope tourists and visitors of Zaječar to greatly benefit from this website.

Locations




BANK AND KAFANA LOUVRE

BANK, KAFANA AND HOTEL "LOUVRE" (1928)

The building of one of the most famous Zaječar banks from early 20th century, The Commercial Bank "L...

THE HISTORICAL ARCHIVES

HISTORICAL ARCHIVES BUILDING (1932)

This impressive Milan Savić's family house, of one of the wealthiest men in Zaječar at the turn of t...

Marko's drinking fountain

MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY “SVETOZAR MARKOVIĆ” BUILDING (1935)

Zaječar's library is one of the oldest cultural institutes in town, with a tradition longer than 150...

Gimnasium front yard

GYMNASIUM BUILDING (1964)

Zaječar was one of the first towns in Serbia with a high school – on August 22, 1836 the “Big School...

WATER MILL BEFORE WORLD WAR I

TURKISH WATER MILL (18th CENTURY)

Turkish Water Mill is one of the oldest buildings in Zaječar. During two full centuries it ground th...

BUILDING BEFORE WWII

YOUTH CENTRE BUILDING (1920)

It was built in 1920s by the merchant Petar Nikolić – Kikirez and the upper floor was used as family...

Technical high school

TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL (1966)

Technical High School was founded in 1966 and since the beginning was located at the building in whi...

Cinema "Timok"

CINEMA "TIMOK" (1924-2010)

Zaječar's most famous cinema operated at this address for almost a century: from 1924 to 2010. It wa...

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Zaječar stories




First school building

SCHOOLS IN ZAJEČAR: A SHORT HISTORY

A short history of education in Zaječar.

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BUILDINGS UNDER STATE PROTECTION

If you ever wandered which buildings in Zaječar were under state protection, this is the list for yo...