Zenica Municipality

Monuments & Memorials


Village/MZ Address Name Type Year Author Still Exists Date Mapped Description
Smetovi Monument to commemorate 32 fallen fighters from Zenica Partisan Detachment Monument 1968 Arfan Hozić Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Monument to commemorate 196 ironworkers who participated in the NOB Monument 1967 Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Statue of Hasan Brkić Artwork Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Bust of NH Đorđije Đorđe Premović Bust 1966 Petar Krstić Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Bust of Melentije Bošnjak Bust 1966 Petar Krstić Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Bust of Remzija Rebac Bust 1966 Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Bust of Todor Butina Bust 1966 Želimir Janeš Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Bust of Franjo Hen Bust 1966 Ivan Sabolić Yes
Zenica Park in front of Ironworks Headquarters Bust of Mirko Davidović Bust 1966 Yes
Zenica Hasana Brkića 42 Monument to 14 executed NOP activists Monument 1954 Karlo Kužatko
Zenica Edhem Mulabdić elementary school Bust of Sead Škrgo Bust 1968 Vladimir Hrljević Relocated Originally on square opposite Dom Armija, then located in school courtyard (when school was named after Sead Škrgo), before being relocated to Papirnica park in 1999 or later
Zenica Papirnica park Memorial complex with ossuary Memorial Park 1955 Juraj Neidhardt Yes Renovated 1981, modifications added in 1999, renovated 2019.
Zenica Miroslav Krleža elementary school Bust of Tihoslava Ditrih Bust 1966 Halilović Relocated Situated on a unified pedestal with the busts of the 2 other Ditrih sisters. Removed in 1992, and eventually relocated from elementary school (formally Sestre Ditrih elementary school) to Papirnica park
Zenica Miroslav Krleža elementary school Bust of Borislava Ditrih Bust 1966 Halilović Relocated Situated on a unified pedestal with the busts of the 2 other Ditrih sisters. Removed in 1992, and eventually relocated from elementary school (formally Sestre Ditrih elementary school) to Papirnica park
Zenica Miroslav Krleža elementary school Bust of Miroslava Ditrih Bust 1966 Halilović Relocated Situated on a unified pedestal with the busts of the 2 other Ditrih sisters. Removed in 1992, and eventually relocated from elementary school (formally Sestre Ditrih elementary school) to Papirnica park
Nemila Patriotske Lige, close to bridge over the River Bosna Memorial ossuary of Partisan fighters Ossuary 1956 Yes
Zenica In front of correctional facility Monument at site of execution in 1943 Monument 1973 Karlo Kužatko Yes
Zenica Town park Bust of NH Ibrahim Perviz Bust Velizar Bahorić Created after 1964 but before 1989
Zenica Town park Bust of NH Omer Maslić Bust 1968 Ivan Sabolić
Zenica Town park Bust of Manojlo Popić Bust Ivan Sabolić
Stranjani Courtyard of elementary school Memorial ossuary Ossuary 1988 Davorin Perić Yes Designed in 1982. Replaced an old ossuary constructed in 1954, which was demolished in 1987 due to construction works, and slightly relocated. Vandalized March 2020
Zenica Ul. Masarikova Plaque to commemorate birthplace of NH Josip Jovanović Memorial Plaque 1966 Former address 29. novembar 42.
Zenica Bulevar Kralja Tvrtka I, close to bus station Monument to Self-Management Monument 1967 No Destroyed in 1993. The foundations of the monument are still clearly visible
Lašva Beside railway line, approx. 500m north-west of train station Monument to the Šamac - Sarajevo train line Monument 1947 Yes December 2019 Sits on a rock outcrop. Concrete obelisk with memorial plaque. Plaque now illegible.
Jelina Close to train station Grave of Youth Action Brigade worker Jelena Radmilović Grave 1947 Yes Renovated c.2015
Zenica 'Socijalno' building Relief to commemorate Progress Artwork 1959 Marijan Kocković Yes Restored/renovated in 2016
Zenica Corner of Borisa Kidriča and Rudarske (former) Plaque to commemorate assault by III Proletarian Battalion on garrison in 1943 Memorial Plaque 1955
Zenica Dom Rudara Plaque to commemorate III Krajinan Proletarian Brigade Memorial Plaque 1987
Zenica Park in front of Dom Rudara Bust of Ivica Viržal Bust Vladimir Hrljević
Zenica Dom Kultura (former Sokol Hall) Plaque to commemorate Victims of Fascist Terror Memorial Plaque 1955
Zenica Dom Kultura (inside) Bust of Nedeljko Radić Bust 1967 Vladimir Hrljević Made of plaster
Zenica Musa Ćazim Ćatić elementary school Bust of Ivan Goran Kovačić Bust Halilović
Zenica Ul. Maršala Tita 56 (former) Plaque to commemorate formation of first People's Liberation Committee for Zenica Memorial Plaque 1967
Zenica Zenica Museum, Ul. Maršala Tita (former) Plaque to commemorate 185 Jewish Victims of Fascist Terror Memorial Plaque 1967
Zenica Zenica Museum, Ul. Maršala Tita (former) Relief of Josip Broz Tito Artwork 1987 Dragomir Đokić
Zenica JNA Barracks (former) Bust of NH Josip Jovanović Bust Ivan Sabolić
Zenica Bridge Plaque to commemorate memorial bridge of the VI Eastern Bosnian Proletarian Brigade Memorial Plaque 1987 2 memorial plaques in total with identical textual content in Cyrillic and Latin scripts
Sviće Close to bridge Memorial fountain with relief Fountain 1968 Vasilije Ćetković
Gradišće Community Hall Plaque to commemorate VIII Krajinan People's Liberation Assault Brigade Memorial Plaque
Gradišće Community Hall Plaque to commemorate fallen fighters and Victims of Fascist Terror Memorial Plaque 1981
Pepelari Tvrtkovac mountaineers' lodge (former) Plaque to commemorate command post of the Zenica Battalion and regional KPJ committee Memorial Plaque 1967
Pepelari Elementary school Plaque to commemorate formation of the Muslim Company of the Zenica Battalion Memorial Plaque 1967 Removed from exterior wall and kept in school library as of 1989
Šerići Memorial hall 4th July Memorial Hall Memorial Hall 1978 Converted from previously existing building. Included museum collection documenting the stay of Tito and the Supreme Command in the building in July-August 1943
Šerići Memorial hall Plaque to commemorate residence of Tito and the Supreme Command Memorial Plaque 1951
Gornje Ponihovo Woodland Plaque to commemorate formation of the First Zenica Partisan Company Memorial Plaque 1967