Sunday, February 28, 2016

Monument Ilinden (Makedonium) in Krusevo, Macedonia

Monument Ilinden (Makedonium) in Krusevo, Macedonia
The monument Ilinden (Илинден) also known as Makedonium (Македониум, Macedonium)  is famous monumental complex in Krusevo.
The monument was first presented on 2 August 1974, on the day of the celebration of the thirty first anniversary from the first session of ASNOM and 71 years from the Ilinden Uprising. The Monument Makedonium is work of the artists Jordan and Iskra Grabuloski.
The monument represents the chronology of events related to the Ilinden Uprising. It spans on an area of 12 hectares. The memorial begins with torn chains, followed with Crypt, and continues with picturesque landscape mosaic scene or commonly known as the amphitheater and finally ends with the Dome.