Belgrade fortress is the historical heart of Belgrade, a place that, in the best way represents its history. Everybody calls it Kalemegdan Fortress because of the Kalemegdan Park. Belgrade Fortress represented one of the strongest bastions in Europe. It was built according to plans of an Austrian general of Swiss origin Nikola Doksat Demorez..
Heart of Belgrade
Nowadays, the Fortress is a museum of Belgrade’s past, composing a unique cultural and historical complex along with the Kalemegdan Park. The people from Belgrade love to walk around the Park that has a beautiful scenery and a view to Belgrade and the Danube. There are many monuments on Kalemegdan, a military and a natural museum, churches, a zoo, sports areas and restaurants always open for visitors. There are also an art pavillion "Cvijete Zuzoric", a music pavillion and big staircase.