Council Tower

Piata Mica

Piata Mica

Built in the XIV-XVI, Small Square in Sibiu, cunoscuta si sub numele de “Ringul cel mic”, located inside the second chamber of fortifications of the citadel, represents the old commercial center of the city. The market is divided into two distinct parts bounded by street Ocnei. The north side of the enclosure has a circular shape, with buildings shaped concave, the missing vaulted portal specific to the Square. Southern side shows the building with semicircular arches supported port. Common to all buildings is in addition to height, existenta loggilor la parter...

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Sibiul a fost ridicat pe o veche cetate "CEDONIA" in 1191; in 1196 este numit "Cibinium". In 1223 este denumit "VILLA HERMANI" (satul lui Hermann). Apoi ia numele de Hermannstadt si are sapte asezari limitrofe. In 1241 tatarii distrug cartierul Dragonilor. Raman numai 100 de locuitori din cauza foametei, dar si a ciumei. Spre anul 1400 se dezvolta comertul, apar oameni de cultura remarcabili. In 1380 ia fiinta prima scoala. Pe locul unei foste biserici romane, din secolul al XIV-lea se cladeste biserica "Sfanta Maria" - Catedrala Evanghelica de astazi. Se infiinteaza monetarii in 1325 and 1456....

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