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Oradea Fortress

Piata Unirii nr 1, cam. 234, Oradea 410100, Romania
+40 259 437 000
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Piata Unirii nr 1, cam. 234, Oradea 410100, Romania
+40 259 437 000
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

It has been renovated, and they did an amazing job. Also there is a hotel right inside the fortress. The museum is interesting. i thing it's a must see when visiting Oradea.

Thank Mihai M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

During the IX century of its existence the constructions what raised on this surface of 150.000 m2 had an eventful history. Until 1241 it had been a fortress with earthy ditch and a wooden bridge. Between 1247-1569 was raised a circular fortress of stone.The fortress...More

Thank OradeaPrincessC
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Over 1000 years old Fortress of Oradea town , incredible architecture , it has the shape of a perfect " star". Very well conserved . Must be seen if you ever are visiting Oradea. Is walking distance to the city centre. Wort the visit.

Thank bogei272
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

It is nicely renovated, artsy and interesting. The museum looks good, the renovations of the buildings were done in pleasant colours. Clean.

Thank Andreea O
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We were nice surprised to find here a well intentioned guide who offered us really useful information about the fortress. This place was improved and transformed into a museum where we found also a private exhibition of arms and one of old photo cameras and...More

Thank Diana Iulia J
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I visited the fortress and was very impressed with the history and culture that it represents. It is free to the public. The surrounding wall is over 1000 years old. Many internal buildings are being renovated, but still retain old world charm.

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

If you are in oradea , it's a must , a few minutes from the center , great for kids also . You can explore the fortress and get to know the history, you can take tours of the museums . There are local shops...More

Thank RazvanSV
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Visiting the old fortress was the most interesting thing that we've done in Oradea. Although initially was an exhibition about the communist era, then the "real thing" emerged: an exhibition of old weapons an then the old fortresses. The history lesson learned here mixed the...More

Thank Micutzu-103
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Oradea Fortress is a recent renovated building. It hosts a great museum and there are temporary exhibitions (arts, paintings etc.) You should visit this attraction in order to discover more about the history of these places.

Thank Laurentiu1987A
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The city open this year for the public the newly renovated site of the old fortress. During the year were many events with and without medieval themes. Also, there is a public museum, a dozen of public craft sites with souvenirs. Walking parks, the old...More

Thank Daniel P
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