17 Sights in Sibiu, Romania (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Sibiu, Romania. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 17 sights are available in Sibiu, Romania.

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1. Liceul Samuel Brukenthal

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Liceul Samuel Brukenthal Karin1992 / Public domain

Samuel von Brukenthal National College is a German-language high school founded in Nagyszeben, Transylvania, Kingdom of Hungary. The school is named after Samuel von Brukenthal, governor of the Grand Principality of Transylvania between 6 July 1774 and 9 January 1787. The earliest record of the school is from 1380, making it the oldest German-language school in Romania. The current school building was built between 1779 and 1786 on the site of an earlier school, and is classified as a historical monument with LMI code SB-II-m-A-12082.

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2. Piața Mare

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The Mare Square in Sibiu is the central market of Sibiu, existing since 1366, with the completion of the third fortification belt of the city. Maior Circulus Vulgariter Kornmargt is attested as such in a document from 1408, a document in which Mathias Baldi is mentioned. He bought and repaired in that place a stone house from Pipo de Timiș. In another document, from 1411, the sale of a stone house by Mathias Tromenauer to Nicolaus Jenkowicz is attested for the sum of 1000 Guldeni, in the same place.

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3. Muzeul Național Brukenthal

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The Brukenthal National Museum is a museum in Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania, established in the late 18th century by Samuel von Brukenthal (1721-1803) in his city palace. Baron Brukenthal, governor of the Grand Principality of Transylvania has established his first collections around 1790. The collections were officially opened to the public in 1817, making the museum the oldest institution of its kind on the territory of modern-day Romania.

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4. Catedrala Evanghelică Sfânta Maria

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The Lutheran Cathedral of Saint Mary is the most famous Gothic-style church in Sibiu, Transylvania, Romania. Its massive 73.34 m high steeple is a landmark of the city. The four turrets situated on top of the steeple were a sign to let foreigners know that the town had the right to sentence to death. It belongs to the Lutheran, German-speaking Evangelical Church of Augustan Confession in Romania.

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5. Catedrala Mitropolitană Ortodoxă Sfânta Treime

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The Holy Trinity Cathedral, Sibiu, located at 35 Mitropoliei Street, Sibiu, Romania, is the seat of the Romanian Orthodox Archbishop of Sibiu and Metropolitan of Transylvania. It was built in the style of a Byzantine basilica, inspired by Hagia Sophia, with the main spires influenced by Transylvanian church architecture and Baroque elements.

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6. Muzeul de Etnografie Universala Franz Binder

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The "Franz Binder" World Museum of Ethnology, a section of the Sibiu National Museum complex, was established in 1993 to respond to the principle of cultural reciprocity and to learn about one's identity by comparing with the values of other cultures. It operates in the building of Little Square One. 11 Declared as a historical monument.

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7. Complexul National Muzeal ASTRA

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The Museum of Traditional People's Civilization is one of the largest outdoor museums in Romania. Located immediately to the south of Sibiu, the museum contains creations of the traditional, pre-industrial Romanian civilization. The houses, workshops and buildings are sprinkled around a lake, among the Trees of Dumbrăvii Sibiului.

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8. Turnul Olarilor (sec. XV)

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The tower of the potters in Sibiu is a tower built in the fifteenth century by the Saxon guild in the city of Sibiu. The tower was the part of the third belt of the city. The Tower of Olarilor is one of the three towers on Cetăţii street, being located between the Tower of Archebuzierilor and the Tower of the Dulgherilor.

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9. Statuia Sf. Nepomuk

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The statue of Ioan Nepomuk in Sibiu is a stone monument dedicated to Saint John Nepomuk, which was located in 1734 in the Great Square in Sibiu. It was dismantled in 1948 and stored in the courtyard of the Brukenthal Museum, being renewed in 1988 in the inner courtyard of the Roman Catholic Parish House in the Great Square.

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10. Episcop Georg Daniel Teutsch

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Georg Daniel Teutsch's monument in Sibiu is a bronze monument dedicated to the historian, politician and evangelical bishop Georg Daniel Teutsch (1817-1893), which was made by German sculptor Adolf von Donndorf in 1899. The monument is located in the Square Huet from Sibiu, in the courtyard of the Evangelical Cathedral.

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11. Muzeul de Etnografie și Artă Populară Săsească Emil Sigerus

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Muzeul de Etnografie și Artă Populară Săsească Emil Sigerus Asybaris01 / Public domain

The project of establishment within the National Museum Complex "Astra" in Sibiu of a Saxon folk art museum unit started in 1997 and aimed to save, conserve and promote the material and immaterial cultural heritage belonging to this minority, given that Sibiu represented a fundamental residence space for Saxons.

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12. Turnul Dulgherilor (sec. XIV)

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Sibiu Carpenter Tower is a tower built in the Saxon guild of carpenters in Sibiu in the 14th century. The tower was once part of the city's third fortification zone. The Carpenter's Tower is the northernmost of the three towers, which is located at the top of that tower. Fortress.

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13. Podul Minciunilor

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The Bridge of Lies is a legendary pedestrian bridge located in the center of the Transylvanian city of Sibiu in central Romania. There are many legends surrounding the bridge because of its name. It is the first cast iron bridge built in Romania and the second one built in Europe.

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14. Biserica Romano Catolică Sfânta Treime

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Jesuit Church, otherwise the Church of the Holy Trinity, is a Roman Catholic church located at 3 Piața Mare, Sibiu, Romania. Immediately adjacent to Brukenthal Palace, it is one of the most notable baroque churches in Transylvania.

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15. Turnul Archebuzierilor (sec. XIV)

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Taikoo City Building in Sibiu, later called Pagoda (Buta), was built in Sibiu in the 14th century and is part of the third fortification zone of the city. It is the southernmost of the three towers. Fortress.

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16. Muzeul de Istorie Naturală

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Sibiu Museum of Natural History is an institution with museum profile established in Sibiu in 1849. The present museum building was built in 1894-1895 on Fortress Street in the former park of the theatre. 1.

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17. Statuia lui Gheorghe Lazăr

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The statue of Giorgio Lazarus in Sibiu, a bronze monument to Romanian scholar Giorgio Lazare (1779-1823), was made by sculptor Raduafteni in 2006. At present, she is stationed in the Grand Square of Sibiu.

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