St Michael’s Church
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...
National Art Museum
Admittedly a sleepy affair, the museum houses mainly Romanian works from the 19th and 20th centuries -- though there are several...
The Pharmacy History Collection
This tiny museum near the main square can be hit or miss, depending on whether there's an English-speaking guide on hand. Tours are led...
Flying Circus Pub
The best of a number of student-oriented dance clubs scattered around the centre. They open at 5pm, but don't expect anything to happen...
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...
Piața Unirii · interesting places nearby
St Michael’s Church information
The vast 14th-century St Michael’s Church dominates Piaţa Unirii. The neo-Gothic tower (1859) topping the Gothic hall church creates a great landmark and the church is considered to be one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in Romania. Daily services are in Hungarian and Romanian, and evening organ concerts are often held.