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Smederevo Fortress

The Smederevo Fortress is a medieval fortified city in Smederevo, Serbia, which was temporary capital of Serbia in the Middle Ages. It was built between 1427 and 1430 on the order of Despot Đurađ Branković, the ruler of the Serbian Despotate. It was further fortified by the Ottoman Empire, that had taken the city, in the end of the century. The fortress withstood several sieges by Ottomans and Serbs, which it survived relatively unscathed. It was not until World War...

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