Biserica Sfântul Nicolae, Brasov

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Biserica Sfântul Nicolae is located in Brasov. A visit to Biserica Sfântul Nicolae represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Brasov holiday planner to plot your vacation.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Well preserved and clean, you can go inside and observe my da s various images. as well as taking photos outside
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  • July 29, 2017
    beautiful on the outside seems born of a fairy tale, inside has a wonderful decoration, with Orthodox frescoes and tapestries. not to be missed.
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  • July 28, 2017
    The Church of St. Nicholas is situated in the neighbourhood Schei on Unirii Square. To reach the church you have to walk about ten minutes from Poarta Schei along the way Prundului; in order not to get lost you have to follow the signs to the old Romanian language school, located in the same courtyard of the Church. The Church is an eclectic style that takes cues from Byzantine, Gothic and Baroque styles. This was also the first Orthodox church built in Transylvania, thanks to the intervention of the voivodes of Wallachia between 1493 and 1564. The Bell Tower is from a later period, and was built in 1751. Inside there are several frescoes by Romanian painter Misu Popp. The Interior isn't particularly nice. The Church is dark and dimly lit and entering on the right there is a very big, too big, which not only sells the usual candles as in all Orthodox churches, but various objects. Beautiful the Church courtyard with the adjacent graveyard.
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  • October 26, 2016
    Great Orthodox Church on what was the " Romanian" part of town when the main area was for the Germans.
  • August 25, 2016
    Very interesting church from XV century.
  • June 8, 2016
    Most beautiful Orthodox church in town
  • February 25, 2016
    Great building
  • July 23, 2017
    Thank you man of high culture OBEN. Romania has forgotten this oasis of Christianity and culture, you hear and now his books and the document you Romanian Academy and the roman people why you're deaf!
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