Brukenthal

Big market

Piata Mare

Big market, one of the largest in Transylvania, situated in the north of the city, It has always been a true emblem of the ancient burg. Although it seems that it was built in 1366, a third belt defense fortress, that precinct was first mentioned in contemporary documents only in 1411, as the main market of cereals, but at the same time and place of assembly or public executions. too, here were "pillory", having the statue of Roland on top, Hangman and "Cage Fools",...

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Piata Mare Sibiu

Square high Sibiu, in the center, You can see Brukenthal Palace. In his right hand, Blue house. Left the palace are the current headquarters of the Town (former headquarters of Banca Agricola, before '89 and still a good long while after). In Roman Catholic Right, built in sec. the VIII-lea. Across the Great Square, side with the Roman Catholic Church and in the face of Brukenthal Palace, the statue of George Lazar, work of sculptor Radu Aftenie. And this statue is a whole story ... But better to give voice to even the creator of this work: "George ...

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Visit Palace – Museum Brukenthal

Viziteaza Palatul – Muzeul Brukenthal Sibiu

Unul din monumentele care dau identitate orasului nostru este Palatul Brukenthal Sibiul iti ofera la tot pasul motive de admiratie pentru trecutul sau si pentru oamenii care l-au locuit, but for the times and for people today. Construction of the palace is completed year 1785 and it is open to residents in Sibiu 1817. Currently known as Brukenthal, palace houses extraordinary cultural treasures. Since the foundation has over 16.000 volumes of writings. On the way was enriched with rare collections of paintings and objects that certify the origin and evolution ...

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