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IMMOVABLE CULTURAL MONUMENTS DATA BASE
Name: Kruševac fortress
Municipality: Kruševac
Location (place, town, city): Kruševac
Institute: Institute for the Protection of Cultural Monuments of Serbia
Regional institute: Institute for the Protection of Cultural Monuments of Kraljevo
CR No.: CM 157
Date of inscription in the CR: 05.04.1982
Category: NCM of outstanding value
Type: Cultural monument
Year/period of construction: 14th century

The mediaeval town of Kruševac is now a part of a modern city in central Serbia, but it was built in 14th century. The Small Town is in its north-east section, with the main tower 18m high, a moat and a smaller tower. The interior of the Big Town contains over 30 structures. Besides the church and the remains of numerous towers in the fortress ramparts, a palace in the south-west section and the horse stables have been investigated.
Archaeological excavations and conservation works were carried out between 1961 – 1971.