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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.

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Post Office by Dragiša Đorđević

POST OFFICE BUILDING (1972)

The previous Post Office building in Zaječar was built in 1912 and was considered one of the most be...

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...

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...

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...

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...

BOYS PRIMARY SCHOOL

PRIMARY SCHOOL “DESANKA MAKSIMOVIĆ” BUILDING (1904)

One of the most impressive school buildings from the very beginning of the 20th century, it was home...

Ekonomska škola

SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND TRADE BUILDING (1959)

The School of Economics and Trade was founded in 1946 following the tradition of the former Trade Ac...

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...

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Zaječar stories




First school building

SCHOOLS IN ZAJEČAR: A SHORT HISTORY

A short history of education in Zaječar.

RADUL-BEY'S INN

BUILDINGS UNDER STATE PROTECTION

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