8 Sights in Skopje, North Macedonia (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Skopje, North Macedonia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 8 sights are available in Skopje, North Macedonia.

Sightseeing Tours in Skopje

1. Memorial House of Mother Teresa

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Memorial House of Mother Teresa

The Mother Teresa Memorial House is dedicated to the Catholic saint and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Mother Teresa. It is located in her hometown Skopje, in North Macedonia, where she lived from 1910 to 1928. The memorial house was built on the popular Macedonia Street in the Centar municipality, on the very location of the once Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, where Mother Teresa was baptized. It lies just east of the Ristiḱ Palace and the Macedonia Square. In the first three weeks, the memorial house was visited by 12,000 people.

Wikipedia: Memorial House of Mother Teresa (EN)

2. Turkish Bazaar

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The Old Bazaar also known as Turkish Bazaar is a bazaar located in Skopje, North Macedonia, situated on the eastern bank of the Vardar River, stretching from the Stone Bridge to the Bit-Pazar and from the Skopje Fortress to the Serava river. The Old Bazaar falls primarily within the borders of Čair Municipality but a part of it is located in Centar Municipality. As one of the oldest and largest marketplaces in the Balkans, it has been Skopje's centre for trade and commerce since at least the 12th century.

Wikipedia: Old Bazaar, Skopje (EN)

3. Sacred Heart of Jesus

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The Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in Skopje is the Roman Catholic cathedral of the Diocese of Skopje, located in Skopje, the capital of North Macedonia. It was designed by the Macedonian architect Blagoja Mickovski-Bajo and completed in 1977. It replaced the old cathedral of the same name, destroyed by the 1963 Skopje earthquake. In its place is now a museum to Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta, who was born in this city.

Wikipedia: Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Skopje) (EN)

4. National Philharmonics

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National Philharmonics

The Macedonian Philharmonic is the only symphony orchestra in Macedonia. From its founding to this day, the orchestra has played an important role in the field of musical art in Macedonia and as a representative of domestic classical music abroad. It was led by prominent Macedonian and foreign conductors and featured prominent soloists. She visited various countries in Europe, as well as Central and Latin America.

Wikipedia: Македонска филхармонија (MK), Website

5. Museum of the City of Skopje

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Museum of the City of Skopje is a cultural institution located in Skopje, North Macedonia. Founded in 1949, it is located in a former railway station built by the Ottomans, demolished and rebuilt by the Serbs, and partly destroyed in the 1963 earthquake. The museum is home to permanent еxhibitions representing the history of Skopje, from the first recorded settlements around 3000 BC to present.

Wikipedia: Museum of the City of Skopje (EN), Website

6. Statue of Alexander the Great

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Warrior on Horse - a monument to the fountain of King Alexander the Great located on Macedonia Square in Skopje. The monument was announced as part of the so -called. Project Skopje 2014 was officially opened on September 8, 2011, on the occasion of the twenty years since the declaration of independence of the Republic of Macedonia.

Wikipedia: Воин на коњ (Скопје) (MK)

7. Султан Муратова џамија

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The Sultan Murad Mosque is an Ottoman-era mosque in Skopje, North Macedonia. It was built in the 15th century on top of the Monastery of Saint George which was destroyed when Ottoman commander Pasha Yiğit Bey captured Skopje from Vuk Branković in 1392.

Wikipedia: Sultan Murad Mosque (EN)

8. Chifte Hammam National Gallery of Macedonia

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Cifte hammam is a hammam in the Old Bazaar of Skopje, North Macedonia. It was built in the mid-15th century by Bosnian general Isa-Beg Ishaković in order to provide a regular source of income for his endowment.

Wikipedia: Čifte Hammam (EN), Website


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