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Prima Scoala Romaneasca

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Piata Unirii 2-3, Brasov 500123, Romania
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

A priest there is dedicated to enhancing the history of Romania by translating very old books some of which are on display at this fascinating building.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim T
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We had an unplanned visit to the first romanian school from Scheii Brasovului and it was really amazing. Even the museum was closed, because we arrived in a Saturday afternoon, a nice man asked us if we want to go inside and we said yes....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ionela S
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This place is full of very important and one of a kind books. It was definitely one of the highlights in Brasov. There is very little information in English, but we got a private tour of the place which was wonderful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hap462
Reviewed 3 October 2018

It is amazing to sit in the desks of people who changed the history of this nation. This place should be on the list of each tourist that comes to Brașov! I just hope they have an English tour...

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Laura B
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Story behind the school was the first printing press in Romania was placed here. A replica was shown here including several 16 century printed books on display.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

I honestly wasn't too interested when I heard that it was mostly old books but we went since we were there and it turned out to be really interesting. These books are true treasures. Very cool to see some ancient music compositions as well. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

It was great to watch house things were set in an old Romanian school. our kids loved it and realized have different things are now.. Dont miss it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank eftapsich0s
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is considered to be the first Romanian school in Transylvania. The priest who takes care of this little museum is very knowledgeable, talkative and welcoming. Will show you many interesting old books :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ina g
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Great museum for kids and adults! This is not a museum; it is kept alive by the priest that embodies the old style teacher, old, wise, kind, humorous and very, very clever.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nat_Melb0urne
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This was a gem of a find that we would not have normally have visited if we were on our own. The curator was very informative and a real gem also.

Date of experience: August 2017
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