Kakanj Municipality

Monuments & Memorials


Village/MZ Address Name Type Year Author Still Exists Date Mapped Description
Kakanj Ul. Alije Izetbegovića Memorial ossuary with 107 fallen fighters Ossuary Yes Modifications undertaken in 1977
Kakanj Mula Mustafa Bašeskija elementary school Bust of Rudi Čajavec Bust Relocated Now stands in front of Kakanj museum
Kakanj Memorial plaque Memorial Plaque 1954 Relocated Replacement plaque dating to 1985 now situated inside Kakanj museum
Kraljeva Sutjeska Approx. 150 metres before monastery Partisans' cemetery Cemetery 1956 Yes Extensively cleaned in 2017
Kakanj Plaque to commemorate Rudi Čajavec Memorial Plaque 1953
Kakanj Birth house of Rudi Čajavec Relief of Rudi Čajavec Artwork 1981 Oto Logo No
Kakanj Birth house of Rudi Čajavec Rudi Čajavec Memorial Room Memorial Room 1982 No
Kakanj Mula Mustafa Bašeskija elementary school Plane in honour of Rudi Čajavec Monument 1986 No
Ponijeri Beside main road to north of ski centre Monument to fallen fighters Monument 1984 Re-dedicated May 2020 Component commemorating 1992-95 war added prior to May 2013
Kakanj In front of former mine headquarters Monument to Ivo Lola Ribar Monument 1953 Yes Includes bust. Plaque heavily faded, but otherwise in good condition.
Kakanj Ul. Mehmeda Skopljaka Monument to commemorate Mehmed Skopljak Monument 1985 Yes
Bijele Vode Fountain to commemorate 1 May Fountain 1984 Re-dedicated New plaque added to commemorate 2 individuals killed in the 1992-95 war. Original appearance unknown
Židovo Woodland clearing Plaque to commemorate first battle of Zenica Partisan Company Memorial Plaque 1967
Gornji Dračići House of Simo Trbić (former) Plaque to commemorate command of Zenica Partisan Detachment Memorial Plaque 1967