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"KRUSEDOL Monastery-main entrance" Fruska Gora Nacionalni Park Things to Do Tip by prleprle

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  • KRUSEDOL Monastery-main entrance - Fruska Gora Nacionalni Park
  • KRUSEDOL Monastery - Fruska Gora Nacionalni Park
      KRUSEDOL Monastery
    by prleprle

It was founded by bishop Maksim (former despot Djordje Brankovic) between 1509. and 1516. Monastery was respectable from it's beginning and is mentioned during the earliest Turkish record in 1546. stated as one with appreciable estate and richest in the region. After the final withdrawal of the Turks from Srem in 1716. monastery was damaged and the church burned. It was reconstructed in mid XVII century. The monastery doss was finished in 1753 and souranded church from all four sides. During Second World War the monastery wasn't damaged but most of its treasury were stolen. In village of Krusedol is another small midlevel church that could be visited.

Address: Krusedol village
Directions: Eastern part of Fruska Gora Mountain, close to Monasteries of Grgeteg and Velika Remeta

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  • Updated Jul 14, 2003
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