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Muzeul de Arta

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Address: Piata Unirii Nr. 1, Timisoara 300085, Romania
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Beautiful art collection

During our travels of Romania we have grown very fond of its artists, especially Theodor Pallady and Nicolae Grigorescu which were on show. We also now have a new artist for us... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Sydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our travels of Romania we have grown very fond of its artists, especially Theodor Pallady and Nicolae Grigorescu which were on show. We also now have a new artist for us to appreciate Corneliu Baba a portraitist and Genre painter. We enjoyed just cruising around the rooms taking it all, We were the only visitors there. This is a... More 

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Catalonia, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The paintings are nice but all were from romanian paintera. However just in order to visit the building worths to visit it.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great museum in a spectacular old building. Although we're very interested in art we had little knowledge of Romanian art and artists and so it was fascinating and educational. The room attendants were also very happy to provide further information and background which was really helpful. Absolutely worth a visit and allow a couple of hours.

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Thank TWP64
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Always welcoming atmosphere in Romania. Incredible architecture and ambience of Museum of Arts building. Great, numerous sectors of periods of art, local and international. We didn't even pay ticket, because we enetered few minutes before official closing time. Thank's to all the hosts and curators. Pored uobičajene atmosfere i pristupa u Rumuniji, arhitektura i ambijent zgrade Muzeja su izuzetni. Velika,... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Incredible Romanian artists collection, very valuable paintings and sculptures. Definitely worth a visit when you pass by Unirii Square in Timișoara.

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Timisoara, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

The history of the art collection begins with the Banat Museum’s establishment in 1872. To the humble beginnings of the actual section of art, dating back to 1879 when the first painting was registered, is added an important donation from Ormòs Zsigmond’s collection, who was one of the museum’s founders, in the period between 1888 and 1895. His donation, which... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The museum looks very good, it's very well preserved and it has a great collection of contemporary art belonging to Romanian painters. It was a very beautiful experience and I can't wait to be back soon in Timisoara to visit the museum again.

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Toronto
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful renovated building. Not a large collection on display, but still worthwhile. I learned a fair bit about Romanian artists. Also a collection of continental European art. It was a quiet day..and they didn't bother opening the ticket wicket to charge me admission!

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Killeen, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Nice little museum with Romanian artists. It wasn't that big. We spent about an hour going through the gallery. They did not offer any tours, but we were able to follow along as there was info in English.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

When visiting Timisoare it is a must to visit this museum. It is an old collection about the arts and history of Timisoara.

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