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Stunning!

Been inside, walked around, took photos from all angles. Stunning! Oldest building in the town it... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
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Old Citadel

Located in the center of Aiud, Alba County, Medieval Fortress is one of the most important sights... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
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11 Aug 2017
“Amazing Citadel”
3 May 2017
“Stunning!”
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Centre, Aiud 515200, Romania
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Take time to stop and visit this old citadel. It's truly worth the time and is impressive. They are working on renovating it.

Thank Mike Y
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Been inside, walked around, took photos from all angles. Stunning! Oldest building in the town it is one of three churches in the main square.

Thank artstung
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Must been visisted every year. It is very helpful by knowing your history. Lovely and interesting.Thank you!

Thank Centrul de Info... T
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I love the cathedral and the walls, but they need to be reconstructed, because they are old and almost ruined. Nobody was there to answer our questions, which is really bad because it has a lot of potential.

Thank Gabi_Ralea
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Located in the center of Aiud, Alba County, Medieval Fortress is one of the most important sights of the region and covers an area over 3 ha. Now the palace is the Museum of History in town. Inside the fortress, it is a Church, built...More

2  Thank carmen u
Reviewed 20 September 2016

It is more like a Fortress than a Citadel. Initially was a 3rd century Dacian settlement and in top of it was built the fortress in 13th century, first as a fortified church and later as a fortress. It is a great place to visit...More

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Aiud holds a special place in my heart since this is the town where I went to high school and spent some of my best years here. Consequently, I might be a bit biased in my review. After twenty some years I found Aiud to...More

1  Thank _emiliasimany
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Worth a stop if you are passing through Aiud. Building work is in progress currently. The Orthodox church just behind the Citadel is worth a look as well.

Thank Refuser
Reviewed 18 June 2014

This citadel is currently under - restoration so the visit can be short and not so attractive at the moment but still you can see 2 churches, several towers, a large court and smaller monuments (Hungarian exterior monument.)

Thank Ioana_Cis
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