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Address: Strada Baba Novac, Cluj-Napoca 400191, Romania
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+40 264 444 624

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Remnants of the fortified town

Whilst walking the streets of this beautiful city there is so much to see. Tailors tower is located on the corner of Strada Avram Iancu and Strada Cuza voda. Built in the 15th... read more

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

Whilst walking the streets of this beautiful city there is so much to see. Tailors tower is located on the corner of Strada Avram Iancu and Strada Cuza voda. Built in the 15th century this proud tower and wall still stands today, a remnant of the old fortified town. Definitely worth a look, good photo opportunity to be had.

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Thank JnVSydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This wall is from the old days of Cluj history. Its not that much to see. You could park the car and start from here and then walk to Piata uniri. There are some old house to see during the walk.

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Thank Ulf D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

not too many things inside but still worth visiting. I have read somewhere that you will get unlimited amount of Romanian food and a pretty Romanian wife if you make the ticket-man smile. also, do not write worthless comments in the visitor's book because later I will have to go there and comment on your comments. Romanians are not the... More 

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Thank marcin w
Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This tower is one of the last remains of the old fortress of Napoca. Is the single one that you could visit and is very nice place for exhibitions.

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Thank Oana C
Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

There wasn't a magnificent view over the city and the displays were Romanian Art and a small show on an explorer. Wanted to learn about how it was built and who had lived/worked there and how the Gilds functioned, but sadly not to be. Oh well.

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Thank Helen W
Bensheim, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

This bastion shows part of the ancient, medevial history of Cluj. it is part of a wall and the tower. Easy to reach from the city center in just a few minutes walking distance and close to the Greek-Orthodox Church under construction. the tower host exipition and similar event. Worth to see it.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This building has been restored and the bastion now hosts cultural events, mostly exhibitions. It has a strong character. The architectural intervention is interesting, because all added element have a clear modern look, in contrast with the original elements.

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Thank George F
Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Now it is a place for art exhibitions and you can see it from outside, but is beautiful. Close to the city center and definitely worth seeing. You can sit on the bench next to it and enjoy the view. Peace of history.

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Thank lelujam
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42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

The last standing medieval defense tower of the city is organised as a three sorie exhibition centre. Unfortunately the walls cannot be visited from close, just from the ground.

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Thank Victor S
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Very nice local place, close to city center. Just one of the few old things of the city of Cluj that is a must see. Unfortunately not so many others left in this very good conservation stage.

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