Ethnographic Museum of Transylvania
St Michael’s Church
The vast 14th-century St Michael’s Church dominates Piaţa Unirii. The neo-Gothic tower (1859) topping the Gothic hall church creates a...
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.
Statue of Matthias Corvinus
Flanking St Michael’s Church to the south is the bulky 1902 equestrian statue of Matthias Corvinus, the famous Hungarian king and son of...
With its oxblood walls ornamented with Rat Pack prints and antique trumpets, and Armstrong and Gillespie jumping on the speakers, this...
This smart, fresh buffet restaurant is a handy fast-food joint and has lasagne, slightly limp salads, cutlets and grilled chicken (which...
Str Memorandumului 21 · interesting places nearby
Ethnographic Museum of Transylvania information
Freshly renovated, the Ethnographic Museum of Transylvania has two floors of well-presented displays featuring tools, weapons, hand crafts, toys and household items with detailed descriptions in English. It also runs the open-air Ethnographic Museum (9am to 5pm Tuesday to Sunday, closed Apr), with 14 traditional buildings; take bus 26, 27 and 28 to Hoia forest from the train station or bus 30 from the centre.