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Sighisoara Fortress

Sighisoara, judetul Mures

Sighisoara is a medieval fortress with architectural ensembles made in rural Gothic style, but also in Renaissance and Baroque styles, which are the result of a constructive effort appeared later in t [read more]

Cetate, Categoria: Istoric
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Barsana Monastery

judetul Maramures, Maramures

The Monastery “Synaxis of the 12 Holy Apostles" from Barsana is a convent, located at 22 km southeast of the Sighetu Marmatiei city, at the exit of Barsana, to the Slatioara bridge, where t [read more]

Manastire, Categoria: Religios | Biserica, Categoria: Religios
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Voronet Monastery

Gura Humorului, judetul Suceava

Founded by Stefan cel Mare, Voronet Monastery church dedicated to "St. Gheorghe" is a synthesis of Byzantine and Gothic elements, made in an original manner. With a brilliant ingenuity, with [read more]

Manastire, Categoria: Religios
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The Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve (DDBRA)

Delta Dunarii, judetul Tulcea

With Romania's adhesion to the Ramsar Convention in 1991, Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve (DDBRA) was recognized as a wetland of international importance especially as waterfowl habitat. Taking into ac [read more]

Parc, Categoria: Natura
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Humor Monastery

Gura Humorului, judetul Suceava

Situated at a distance of 5 to 6 km of Gura Humorului, Humor Monastery is one of the most famous foundations of the Romanian Middle Ages. It was built in 1530 by Toader Bubuiog, member of the divan of [read more]

Manastire, Categoria: Religios
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Hurezi (Horezu) Monastery

Horezu, judetul Valcea

Among the historical monasteries, which decorates the Romanian ground, Hurezi Monastery is considered, along with its hermitages, the most representative architecture complex, defining the Brancoveanu [read more]

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Braila Museum

Braila, judetul Braila

Phone0339 401002
0339 401003
AddressPiata Traian, 3


Established in 1881, Braila Museum was opened by a decree of King Charles I. The building, in which the museum is housed today, is an architectural monument, built in 1870. The museum has departments of archeology and history, art (House Collection), ethnography and folk art, natural sciences and memorial.

In the Archeology Division are found:
  • The neolithic age: tools, containers, ornaments, plastic Boian cultures II - Giulesti, Gumelnita, Cernavoda I;
  • The transition period and the Bronze Age: tools, sceptres, ornaments;
  • Tamaoani, Babadag of Hallstatt cultures;
  • La Tene Age: Geto-Dacian and Greek;
  • Early medieval era: Dridu culture.
The collections are displayed based on the sites, this gives visitors the opportunity to have a complete view of occupations and the lifestyle of people in prehistoric communities. The process of evolution becomes more evident, as one can see the changes in all areas, from artifacts to spiritual life.

You can observe sites from Braila, Liscoteanca, Gradistea, Insuratei, Silistea where historical evolution can be studied over many millennium. Here you can notice the vessels and figurative representations of Neolithic pieces of ornament and prestige from The Bronze Age, the tomb inventory from Gavan, the jewelery studio from Gradistea, Roman glass vessels.

The history department is structured on the following collections:
  • Old and rare books, Romanian and foreign: manuscripts and documents;
  • Romanian and foreign numismatics: sealing rings, seal matrices, coins and banknotes, medals and plaques;
  • Romanian and foreign decorations: orders and medals
  • Military history: metrology, clocks, recording devices and playback sound, old photos and cliches on glass.
The Department of History includes: photocopies of documents from the period 1868 - 1944, pieces of ornament, fire arms, numismatics, rare books, playback tools, library (20.000 volumes).

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