Braşov Historical Museum
The old city hall today houses the two-floor, by-the-numbers Braşov Historical Museum, in which the history of the Saxon guilds is...
Opposite the historical museum is the Renaissance Hirscher House (built 1539–45), also known as the ‘Merchants House’. It was...
Mureşenilor House Memorial Museum
On Piaţa Sfatului's western side stands the charming Mureşenilor House Memorial Museum, which honours the family of Jacob Mureşan, the...
Gheorghe Dima State Philharmonic
Performing mainly between September and May, this orchestra has a fine reputation.
Settle into an umbrella-shaded wicker seat and ponder a menu of soups, salads, ice creams or a wide choice of spirits and coffees. The...
Piaţa Sfatului information
This wide square, chock with cafes, was once the heart of medieval Braşov. In the centre stands the 1420 Council House (Casa Sfatului), topped by the Trumpeter's Tower , in which town councillors, known as centurions, would meet. These days at midday, traditionally costumed musicians appear from the top of the tower like figures in a Swiss clock.