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Museum in Macedonia


Museum of the Macedonian Struggle
In the permanent exhibition presents 109 wax figures and 16 paintings - portraits of famous Macedonian activists, revolutionaries and intellectuals, 80 paintings-mass scenes of important events of the Macedonian revolutionary past, models, maps, original items (documents, photographs, newspapers,brochures, albums, etc..), weapons (swords, shotgun, bayonets, revolvers, rifles, binoculars, etc.)

The Museum of Macedonia, Skopje
This is a national museum with departments that research and exhibit the, ethnological, archaeological, historical and artistic heritage of Macedonia. The museum cares for over 66,000 items; on permanent display are exhibits from archaeology, ethnology, history and an Icon Gallery. The museum organizes thematic exhibitions, prints catalogues and scientific publications, and makes and sells reproductions of objects in the museum. In Kurshumli An, within the museum complex, an exhibition of stone monuments is on display.

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje
The Museum of Contemporary Art was founded in 1964 on the initiative of several renowned artists, art historians, international associations and societies, museums and galleries from all over the world. The immediate occasion for the earthquake that in 1963 destroyed Skopje, which was followed by a worldwide action for renovation. One side of that action of international solidarity and its actual symbol was the collection founded n the Museum of Contemporary Art. The international collection (some 3,000 art works), created by way of donations, includes the works of Picasso, Hartung, Vasalery, Calder, Le Witt, Hockney … The national collection, comprising of more than 1,700 art-works, shows the development of the Macedonian art since its beginnings to the present.

Natural History Museum of Macedonia, Skopje
The Natural History Museum of Macedonia was founded in 1926 for the purpose of exploring, preserving, and presenting the natural resources of the Republic of Macedonia. Its permanent displays, presented on 1700m2 of showroom, are based upon the principles of the contemporary museology. They show the Gaia, the flora and the fauna of the Republic of Macedonia.

Museum of the City of Skopje
The Museum of the City of Skopje was founded n 1948. In 1970 it was housed into an adapted part of the old Railway Station, object that has been protected as a cultural monument. Since then it functions as a complex museum that embodies the fields of archeology, history, ethnology, art, history and the contemporary art in the region of the city of Skopje. The Museum of the City of Skopje has a fund of some 21.000 museum objects, a donation of artworks from the founder of the contemporary art Ljubomir Belogaski and a collection of bestowed artworks from domestic and foreign artists.