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King Matthias Corvin Statue

Piata Unirii, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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It's a statue

This statue probably means a great deal more to you if you are Romanian. To me, it is a rather... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paphos, Cyprus
Lovely statue with a lot of history

This statue is very imposant, beautiful and it has a lot of details. This is one of a few statues... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“unirii square” (15 reviews)
Piata Unirii, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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Reviewed yesterday

This statue probably means a great deal more to you if you are Romanian. To me, it is a rather over-large statue of "a bloke on a horse" which you wander past and admire for a minute or so. Apologies to Romanian readers if I...More

Thank Pigman58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This statue is very imposant, beautiful and it has a lot of details. This is one of a few statues were the horse has all the 4 foots on the ground.

Thank Cojocaru M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The statue of King Matthias Corvinus Rex is magnific and the most beautiful in Transylvania area. It is the main public symbol of Cluj city and is placed near to baroque latin-catholic church of Saint Michael archangel, which was bilt up in 1480 in the...More

Thank mirucadar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started our visit in Cluj there and also that was the last thing we visited after 5 days!. The history of the monument is very interesting which we learnt while starting our walking tour there.

Thank 11dariuszs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An important statue with a big historical value, in the middle of Unirii Square, right near the Saint Mihail church.

Thank AndreeaConstantin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's always difficult to review a statue of a man on a horse, but I can safely say this is one of the more impressive I have seen. What it lacks in height, it makes up for in bulk and magnificence. Slight sarcasm aside, the...More

Thank Plectrumman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great monument, very imposing. It looks beautiful around sunrise or sunset. Well worth the walk to get there.

Thank TimKoster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A representative monument located in the center of the city on Unirii square, a very frequented area of tourists and locals who are eager to walk.

Thank Alin V
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

As mentioned by others, the statue, dating back to 1900-1902, is detailed, interesting, imposing yet attractive. It's just a statue, so nothing else do do. It is, however, in a city square so you can sit, people watch, or visit a nearby cafe or St...More

Thank Spzjlb
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The statue itself is very impressive and it is set in a wonderful square in the heart of the old town . Well worth visiting

Thank jebuc
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Anca X
9 August 2017|
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Response from claudiudaraban | Reviewed this property |
it was unveiled in 1902
Sophia A
28 March 2017|
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Response from Horea C | Reviewed this property |
There are Pentecostal Churches in Cluj. And ... you should measure your words, or read, or know details, before insulting people.