A special program organized for the 107th anniversary of the Sarajevo assassination

The Tourism Association of Sarajevo Canton is organizing a symbolic commemoration of the anniversary of the event known in history as the Sarajevo assassination, which placed Sarajevo in the very center of world events on June 28th, 1914, when a fateful shot was fired near the Latin Bridge, that indirectly triggered the beginning of the World War I.


Citizens of Sarajevo Canton, domestic and foreign tourists will have the opportunity to attend an acting performance with historical figures from the Austro-Hungarian period (Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Sophie Chotek and Gavrilo Princip) and take photos, share and send photos via social networks, and talk to the actors. Academic actors Fatima Kazazić, Deni Mešić and Filip Radovanović, in credible replicas of costumes from that time, will be at the authentic location of the Sarajevo assassination on Monday, June 28th, 2021, from 11:00 to 13:00.

The Museum Sarajevo 1878-1918 will be free of charge.