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Address: Strada Sirul Canonicilor, Oradea 410161, Romania
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An impressive roman-catholic Basilica!

An impressive building, a real attraction of Transylvania, a veritable monument! The Basilica has ornamental in Baroque style and was built between 1752-1780. The interior is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 February 2017
cosminoc
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Baia Mare, Romania
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Baia Mare, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

An impressive building, a real attraction of Transylvania, a veritable monument! The Basilica has ornamental in Baroque style and was built between 1752-1780. The interior is impressive: main altar, side altars, a cript (where Saint Ladislau is buried), a magnificent organ (donated by Queen Maria Theresa), a veritable game o lights, colors and shadows created by the main altar, the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

A real attraction, wich is situated 5 minutes from the citye's railway station.The Basilica together with the Bishop Palace and the canon row constitute the baroque, catholic complex of the town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

One of the impressive building from Transylvania! You must visit this if you are on the city. Very nice area and close to the center.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

My uncle was very proud to show us this large cathedral. Very well restored. Museum next door, beautiful garden grounds to explore. I enjoed the beautiful artwork and architecture inside as well. Enourmous organ.

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Oradea, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

It's a beautiful church with unique artistic heritage. The mural painting of the dome is one of the highlights. Painted by Johann Schöpf, artist of the royal court of Bavaria, disciple of Tiepolo. . .11 beautiful baroque altars and one of the most magnificent 18th century organs in Central Europe. . But the most spectacular feature is the Treasury of... More 

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Huntington Beach, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely cathedral, lights were out when we visited and it as a bit difficult to enjoy the beautiful ceilings and details.

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Thank JacqB
Oradea, Romania
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Is one of those churches where you want to have your wedding. It has a great acoustics and when a lady is singing Ave Maria I have goosebumps

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

It's a beautiful catholic church located in the center of Oradea. The grounds are also nice and well kept. Worth stopping by.

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Ploiesti, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

The biggest Barpoque building from Romania and one of the most beautiful basilica from Europe. Very nice place to visit, located on the interior Parc of Basilic Complex.

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Oradea, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

A must see if in Oradea. One of the most beautiful baroc style cathedral, set in a lovely little garden. It is being renovated, but only the exterior, which is interesting in it's self, showing the building's hidden structure. The interior is perfectly kept, with almost every area visit able all the time. The crypt and the historic exhibitions are... More 

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