National History Museum of Transylvania
The National History Museum of Transylvania, which dates from 1859, was still closed at research time, with no set reopening date In...
On the eastern side of Piaţa Muzeului is a beautifully decorated 15th-century Franciscan church, one of the city’s oldest structures....
Birthplace of Matthias Corvinus
A block south of the National History Museum is the politically charged birthplace of Matthias Corvinus, a 15th-century Hungarian king.
Casa Tauffer Jazz Café
With its oxblood walls ornamented with Rat Pack prints and antique trumpets, and Armstrong and Gillespie jumping on the speakers, this...
Restaurant Matei Corvin
With its Romanesque arched ceilings and walls strung with oils, this old trusty delivers with a flavoursome menu of broths, soup, pork...
Lonely Planet review
With jazz piping through its peeling arched interior decked in candlebra and threadbare rugs, this boho restaurant is perfect for solo book-reading jaunts or romantic dinner alfresco. Its homemade pasta is delicious, the salads and tapas full of zing. Breakfasts too.