Specifics of the Ferizaj Region (Cultural Heritage)

The Region of Ferizaj includes the Municipality of Shtime, Kaçanik, Hani i Elezit and Shtërpce.
The importance of the region lies in the diversity of cultural heritage. All municipalities under the coverage of the Ferizaj RCHC services create a wide range of cultural heritage, which belongs to various periods, from Neolithic, such as Varosh, to early medieval in Kaçanik and Nikadin, medieval in Nerodime and Jezerci, while the Ottoman period is present in virtually all locations under this Centre.Read more

In addition to the immovable archaeological and architectonic heritage, which is an evidence of life in historical periods, the region of Ferizaj is rich with movable and spiritual heritage, as living proof of the past and a rich political and cultural history, not only as knowledge of the past but also as a comparison with the present.
The Region of Ferizaj has listed a total of 130 assets in the list of Cultural Heritage for Temporary Protection, of which 12 movable and 118 immovable pieces, 19 of which are archaeological reservations, 27 archaeological ensembles, 18 profane, 51 sacral and 49 utilitarian.

Archaeological neolithic site in Varosh

Archaeological neolithic site in Varosh

The identified Neolithic site of Varosh is situated in the municipality of Ferizaj, respectively, located only 2 km south, southeast from the city, on the flat terrain of the Varosh village. Even thou...

Archaeological site of the Lower Nerodime

Archaeological site of the Lower Nerodime

In 1988, at the village of Nerodime e Poshtme, situated west from the city of Ferizaj, several archaeological trenches were investigated at this location, close to the orthodox cemetery. The trial tre...

Archeological site

Archeological site "Stone-tomb" - Roman Necropolis in Zaskok

Village Zaskok is located 3km southwest of Ferizaj town. The archeological site identified as 'Stone-Tomb' is located in the vicinity of the old school and close to the local community office in Zasko...

Archeological Site in Greme - Ferizaj

Archeological Site in Greme - Ferizaj

Based on the ruins and fundaments found at the location, it could be concluded that the site is a cult facility from the Early Christian period, from the 5th-7th centuries A.D. Walls, respectively fun...

Early Christian Church in Nikadin

Early Christian Church in Nikadin

The Nikadin village, nowadays a suburban part of the town of Ferizaj, is situated only 2 kilometres south from the town, sited in a spacious and fertile countryside. During the 60s of the last century...

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