The Old Stone Bridge, as well from the Turkish period, connected the banks of Neretva river for centuries, since 1682. Until March 3rd 1945, when it was destroyed by retreating German troops. It was a rare example of classical Turkish Bridge building. The Old Stone Bridge was reconstructed 16.06.2009. More than 1,500 performers took part in the opening ceremony, where they provided a sketch of old and modern Konjic. Outstanding shows were presented by the Turkish military band (Mehteran), the oldest of that kind in the world, as well as the Turkish whirling dervishes of Konya. Commission to Preserve National Monuments of Bosnia and Herzegovina decided in July 2003 to place Historical site – remains of the Old Stone Bridge on a list of National monuments of Bosnia and Herzegovina.