Centar is the modern commercial and political hub of , capital of . It is one of the 10 municipalities that make up the City of Skopje.

Notable Places in the Area

Toše Proeski National Arena is a sports stadium in . Photo: IGRB, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The , commonly referred to as Kale, is a historic fortress located in the old town of , the capital of . Photo: Yemc, Public domain.

The Contemporary Art Museum is one of the largest and most complete national institutions of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Museum of North Macedonia, formerly and still unofficially known as the , is a national institution in and one of the oldest museums in the country. Photo: Oliver the Macedonian1, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital and largest city of the Republic of . Photo: Darko Nikolovski, CC BY-SA 3.0.

consists of the territory of the City of outside of Centar, the , and . Photo: Tashkoskim, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of , , is the city's historic centre. Photo: Diego Delso, CC BY 3.0.


42.005° or 42° 0' 18" north
21.4289° or 21° 25' 44" east
Open Location Code
247 metres (810 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Komuna e Qendrës
  • Belarusian: Цэнтар
  • Bulgarian: Община Център
  • Bulgarian: Център
  • Cebuano: Opština Centar
  • Chinese: Tsentar
  • Chinese: 中央区
  • Chinese: 辛塔尔区
  • Chinese: 辛塔爾區
  • Croatian: Općina Centar
  • Czech: Opština Centar
  • Dutch: Centar
  • English: Centar Municipality, Skopje
  • English: Centar Municipality
  • Esperanto: Opština Centar
  • French: Tsentar
  • Georgian: ცენტარის თემი
  • German: Opština Centar
  • Greek: Δήμος Τσένταρ
  • Italian: Centar
  • Korean: 첸타르 시
  • Macedonian: Општина Центар
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tsentar
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Tsentar
  • Persian: شهرداری مرکزی (اسکوپیه)
  • Persian: شهرداری مرکزی
  • Polish: Gmina Centar
  • Russian: Центр
  • Serbian: Opština Centar
  • Serbian: Општина Центар
  • Serbo-Croatian: Opština Centar
  • Spanish: Municipalidad de Centar (Skopje)
  • Spanish: Municipio de Centar
  • Swedish: Centar
  • Swedish: Opsjtina Centar
  • Tajik: Vilojati Tsentar
  • Tajik: Вилояти Тсентар
  • Turkish: Merkez Belediyesi (Üsküp)
  • Turkish: Merkez Belediyesi
  • Ukrainian: Центр
  • Urdu: سینتر بلدیہ
  • Welsh: Bwrdeistref Centar
  • Opstina Centar

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