Grezhdani Castle is located 11 km southeast of the town of Peshkopia, not far from the village of Maqellarë. The castle dates back to the 4th century CE, during the late Roman period. During the Middle Ages, it was supposedly the Stefigradi Castle, which was under the control of Albanian national hero Skanderbeg. It was strategically located, linking the region of Dibra with Kosova and Macedonia. It was declared a historical monument in 1963 CE and covers an area of 34 hectares.

The Historic Museum of Mat opened in 1983 CE in the town of Burrel. The museum provides a description of the historical records of the area. A particularly interesting display is a layout of powder production, something that the region of Mat was well known for.
The Ethnographic Museum of Dibra. It is located in “Elez Isufi” boulevard in the town of Peshkopia. The objects of this museum are housed in a traditional building with typical architecture. There are round 2.000 objects displayed to the visitors. The items include a complex of national folk dresses, rugs and carpets, different arms since the Illyrian period, coins etc.

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March 11, 2019
Hi there! Such a good post, thank you!

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