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Monument to Ivan Crnojevic

Novice Cerovica, Cetinje, Cetinje Municipality 81250, Montenegro
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Fierce Warrior and Statesman

This statue is located in the garden opposite the entrance to King Nikola's Museum. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
Much more than just a statue

Yes it's a statue and therefore of little more than passing interest to non Baltic visitors, apart... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
GeysirGal
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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On occasion of celebrating five centuries from the establishment of Cetinje, a monumental sculpture of the founder of the city Ivan Crnojevic made by academic sculptor Ante Grzetic was erected in 1982. The monument depicts a strong male figure holding a shield and a sword in his hands, as symbols of defence and justice.
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Novice Cerovica, Cetinje, Cetinje Municipality 81250, Montenegro
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This statue is located in the garden opposite the entrance to King Nikola's Museum. Our guide advised that he was an important person in the early years of the country when it was under the rule of the Venetians and Ottomans. He was Lord of...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Yes it's a statue and therefore of little more than passing interest to non Baltic visitors, apart from the fact that you are visiting their homeland. If you are interested enough to visit the country then you should be interested enough to learn about its...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Yes, I know that this statue is important to the people of Montenegro because he apparently founded the city of Cetinje which used to be the former capitol of Montenegro and he played a significant part in rebelling against The Ottomans and Venetians (according to...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Cetinje, the old montenegrian Capital, is a small City and this monumet is one of the local attraction you can't miss situated on the road just passing by to the local museum and monastery.

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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Ivan Crnojevica was the found er of Cetinje. Therefore it is a good starting point if you have just some interest in Montenegrin history - and there is an informative stander be side the statue.

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

This monument is dedicated to one of the most important historical figures in the history of Montenegro and Serbia. Ivan Crnojević was a member of the influental noble family who established the city of Cetinje and made it the capital of the Principality of Zeta....More

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