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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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Vrancea Museum

Focsani, judetul Vrancea

Phone0237 222890
0237 623897
AddressBlvd. Garii, 5


The History Department - the beginning of this museum belongs to the year 1928, during the formation of a core in the High School "Unirea" in Focsani, on the initiative of the "Cultural League" and the teachers of this institution, around which revolved the city's cultural life. Only in 1951, aligning the museum with state institutions, Vrancea Museum became a cultural institution whose role in the discovery and exploitation of the historical testimonies, scientific research, has grown every year and now it is situated at the top of Vrancea county cultural institutions.

The Laboratory for Conservation and Restoration
- conservation of the museum's dowry is an important area to secure items of heritage status and to extend their life. Conservation treatments start from storage by adopting appropriate microclimate conditions (temperature, humidity, light) and continue in the laboratory by specific treatments of each material and depending on the damage suffered (biological attack, chemical).

As part of Vrancea Museum, is the Department of Architecture and Traditional Technique "Crangul Petresti" was inaugurated in 1977, being itself a major cultural necessity for the preservation and ethnographic heritage of Vrancea County. By structure, it was thought by all the typical villages of Vrancea with them. Located in Petresti Forest, the outdoor section of Vrancea Museum Complex contains 73 authentic buildings, grouped into 32 complexes with over 6,000 objects.

The Department of Natural Sciences has its headquarters in a beautiful heritage building in the street Cuza Voda nr. 35. As foundation for the State Department were the private collections of Professor Anghel Bardan, which in 1948 put them at the disposal of Putna Hunting Branch, for storage and viewing. Since 1989,  in the basement of the building works the first aquaerium of Focsani, which presents aquatic exotic and indigenous fauna and flora in the 16  glass aquariums and 9 large pools.

Visiting hours: 9:00 - 17:00

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