6 Sights in Târgu Mureș, Romania (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Târgu Mureș, Romania. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Târgu Mureș, Romania.

Sightseeing Tours in Târgu Mureș

1. Biserica Bob, Sf. Nicolae

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Biserica Bob, Sf. Nicolae

The Bob Church in Târgu Mureș, dedicated to the "Resurrection of the Lord", also known as the Stone Church, is the first Romanian united (Greek-Catholic) church built in Târgu Mureş. The edifice is located on the current street Metropolitan Şaguna at nr. 9, where it forms an ensemble with the former Greek-Catholic confessional school, the first Romanian school in the city. Here he worked as a priest and teacher the archpriest Gheorghe Maior, the father of the scholar Petru Maior.

Wikipedia: Biserica Bob din Târgu Mureș (RO)

2. Székely martyrs' memorial

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Székely martyrs' memorial

The monument to the Szekler martyrs of Târgu Mureş is the city's first inaugurated – and also the oldest – public artwork. A six-meter-high obelisk made of granite, erected in 1875 by public donation at the Post Office, commemorating the three Transylvanian leaders of the anti-Habsburg Acorn conspiracy executed at this place. Although it was vandalized several times after the Romanian takeover, it still stands today and commemorations and ceremonies are held here every year.

Wikipedia: Székely vértanúk emlékműve (HU)

3. Biserica Reformată Mică

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The Small Church is a one-nave Reformed church with late Baroque decoration in downtown Târgu Mureş, on Gecse Dániel Street (strada Ștefan cel Mare). It got its name from its slightly smaller size than the Castle Church, but it still has seven hundred seats. It was built between 1815 and 1829 on a plot of land on which a Reformed wooden church stood already at the beginning of the 18th century. It was consecrated in 1830 and acquired its present appearance in the late 1920s.

Wikipedia: Kistemplom (Marosvásárhely) (HU), Website

4. Lupoaica

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Lupoaica / CC BY 2.5

The statue of the she-wolf or the Monument of Latinity is located in the center of Târgu Mureș, on City Hall Street, near the Roses Square. Lupa Capitolina is a monument to Latinity located in Rome, Italy. To pay homage to the Latin origin of the Romanian people, between 1906-1926 the Italian state gave Romania 4 copies of the famous Lupa Capitolina in Rome. The statue in Târgu Mureș is a copy of the statue of the She-wolf in Bucharest, unveiled on May 23, 1924.

Wikipedia: Statuia Lupoaicei din Târgu Mureș (RO)

5. Bernády György

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Bernády György / PD

György Bernády was the mayor of Târgu Mureș (Marosvásárhely) twice, 1900–1912 and 1926–1929. In this period the City Hall and the Cultural Palace in Târgu Mureș on the Roses Square were both built. His name is associated with public illumination and sewerage in the city. In this period many schools, libraries and art galleries were also built.

Wikipedia: György Bernády (EN)

6. Pseudosphaera

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The statue of Seudosphaera stands on Olyai Square in T â rgu Mure ş. Á nos Olyai commemorates a world-renowned Hungarian mathematician who spent most of his life in Arosv á s á rhely. Rd é ly's first mathematical monument.

Wikipedia: Pseudosphaera-szobor (HU)


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