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history from 13th century, the third biggest protestant church in Romania, the single one with a crypt beneath, interesting frescoes inside - enough reasons to consider that church as a architectural landmark of the city it's nice to reach the church by climbing the 178...More

Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The climb up a long tunnel of steps opens up to a beautiful. Most of the word and quotes in the church are in German reflecting the Saxon way of life and the impact in the area. The frescos are exquisite with sufficient remaining to...More

Thank Lickcreek
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely old non-denominational church. Due to its chequered history the church is no longer consecrated and is used as a museum and the occasional organ concert. The original school is also at the top of the hill and there is a cemetery at the back...More

Thank Lyn2905
Reviewed 1 week ago

It sits on the top of the hill within the citadel. It is a nice climb up some steps covered for some of the way. There are great views to the town ans surrounds below. This is a very solid church.

Thank Dawn3847
Reviewed 1 week ago

The church is on a hill called The Hill of the School. In order to reach there, you need to climb roughly 200 steps. It's a covered staircase made for the children that had to go from downtown until the school that is close to...More

Thank raluca2016
Reviewed 20 August 2018

An interesting evangelical church with the cemetery along it. Good for a walk and good to cool as it is far colder inside in the summer. You have to pay to enter.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 14 August 2018

One of the oldest Churches in Transylvania, you will actually have to climb 179 steps to get to it, brilliant location !

Thank gabrielgrigoras1990
Reviewed 1 August 2018

After climbing a million stairs, you need to pay an entry, nice church , not sure it’s worthy the payment. Nice views from the hill and interesting cemetery near.

Thank DafnaSchon
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Nice church at the top of the hill in the old town. You can walk all the way around the church. As far as church buildings go. Nothing special.

Thank StephenKAdams
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I don't know about the church, but the cemetery is my favorite place in Sighisoara. It is a green quiet place, with some very old tombs, and walking through it is very calming and beautifully. Not creepy at all, so give it a try.

Thank Monica I
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