Serbian Theater, Museums, and Painting

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The country has a long tradition of theater.  The National Museum of Serbia founded more than 150 years ago has over 400,000 exhibits, over 5,500 paintings and 8,400 drawings and prints.  Icon-painting is part of Serbia’s cultural heritage.  For over 800 years, various buildings, churches and monasteries were built in a certain style and had thousands of portraits showing the important parts of the New Testament of the Bible.