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Bubanj Memorial Park

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Mysterious place

We've walked to the memorial park from Tinkers Alley from Nis center and it took about 20 minutes... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
wrudo
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Brno, Czech Republic
Memorial for WW2, this place are related to the Nazi concentration camp

Interesting memorial. When you know the history of this mountain and that of the concentration camp... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Eric D
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Canada
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Bubanj, Nis, Serbia
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Personally what attracted me to this park was the story behind it (the killings that took place there) and the impressing 3 fists standing up. I was here on a sunday morning and I was all alone. What I found a little dissapointing was the...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2017

The trek up to Bubanj HIll is not taken lightly. You need to use a bus or better yet a taxi. It's blisteringly hot in the summer. Bring water......lots......there's no shops or kiosks anywhere near. After a hearty walk up to the park the 3...More

2  Thank Jasonand1978
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've walked to the memorial park from Tinkers Alley from Nis center and it took about 20 minutes. It is a very quiet place in the middle of a small forest where every component has its meaning - you can read more about it on...More

Thank wrudo
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Interesting memorial. When you know the history of this mountain and that of the concentration camp of Nis, it gives a little chills. I am lucky that my wife speaks the language, so she can translate the few signs. Although the monument is in a...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

A bit of facts.. This is a World War II memorial complex built to commemorate the shooting and execution of more than 10,000 citizens. The complex is arranged as a park, with a memorial trail running through it. There are two dominant features on the site....More

Thank tijanaspasenovic
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Don't expect grandiose monuments when you arrive in Bubanj Memorial Park, but you can find peace or have a barbecue in this natural oasis near Nis center ( 2 km distance from center). Recommend to everybody who wants to have a nice day in nature...More

1  Thank jovankrstic990
Reviewed September 16, 2017

You know that 10,000 people were killed here on this forested hill-top by the Nazis. Still it is a place of hope and not despair. The partizans ended Hitler's occupation relying on the force of their own people, not by relying on outside powers like...More

Thank Robert937
Reviewed August 14, 2017

The Bubanj memorial park is located southwest of the city center on a forested hill called Bubanj. During the Second World War, this place was one of the largest conspiracies in Yugoslavia.It is estimated that between 10,000 and 15,000 people were shot here. The memorial...More

1  Thank milica i
Reviewed July 30, 2017

I would say those three fists perfectly represent the character of locals. It's a great outdoor venue with a strong message behind.

Thank dusan988
Reviewed June 20, 2017

The monument itself is situated in a nice park on top of the hill. We'd also recommend the walk up to it from downtown through the hillside neighbourhoods to see the interesting architecture and friendly dogs! The monument is quite imposing large and in very...More

Thank Erin S
Reviewed May 2, 2017

The Bubanj memorial signifies the killing of 10,000 people at this sight. Sombre wide open space with magnificent "3 fists" monument in the centre. Parts of the park (Stage/seating) at the rear of the monument do seem to be littered but there were mowers working...More

1  Thank James C
Reviewed March 13, 2017

The monuments in the form of three fists representing the bunt and fight against fascism, the Serbian peoples battles against tortures, fascism, all the kinds of dictations. Before the II WW, it was the favorite resort (surrounded by he wood) for Nis citizens. During the...More

1  Thank Veca_71
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