"Zindan Kapija" Kalemegdan ? Belgrade Fortress Tip by viddra

Kalemegdan ? Belgrade Fortress, Belgrade: 197 reviews and 396 photos

  Zindan kapija
by viddra

Just ahead of Despotova kapija (Despot's gate), there's this so-called Zindan kapija (Prison gate) built between 1427 and 1456.
The gate consisted of 2 towers with cannons, and therefore was the most fortified entrance to the Fortress.
The cellars below served as an infamous dungeon ('zindan' means 'dungeon' in Turkish).

Directions: Upper town of the Fortress
Phone: +381 11 2624526
Website: http://www.beozoovrt.rs/

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  • Written Jul 5, 2005
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