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At Apulum, Alba Iulia today, two millennia ago, the most important Roman legion in the Dacia... read more

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Miami, Florida
Important Roman Castrum

Inside the citadel of Alba Iulia there have been found important traces of a Roman Castrum as here... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Ulysses336
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Brasov, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

At Apulum, Alba Iulia today, two millennia ago, the most important Roman legion in the Dacia province, the Legion XIII Gemina, deployed from Vindobona, the current city of Vienna, was cantoned. The Legion had the role of guarding the golden land and the golden road...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Along with several other 'highlights' of Alba Iulia, the museum containing most of the Roman remains and artefacts was closed. As one of the major tourist attractions of Transylvania, this is poor. Check before you go as to what is open.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Inside the citadel of Alba Iulia there have been found important traces of a Roman Castrum as here there was the headquarters of the 13 th Roman Legion “Gemina” which conquered Dacia in the first century AC; the ruins can be seen outdoors but the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Extraordinary absolutely everything. From the ladys and men who welcomes you to the flower pot. Speechless. History is the true soul that represents us. Their example, of those who support this wonder of nature in understanding what tourism means must be proved. BRAVO thousand times

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The Roman Castrum has just some small remains inside Alba Iulia citadel. But the visit of Alba Iulia citadel is great. So, consider the ruins of Roman Castrum like a specific item, part of a bigger tour.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

After paying an entry fee and receiving a map I found it very hard to find and get to the points on the program. Some Romanian students were having the same problem. We shared our discoveries and directions with one another. The costumed guide they...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank joe s
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

One of our stop in Alba Iulia tour was Castrium Museum, where we welcomed by two Roman soldiers from Legion XIII . A history of ancient Apulum was told by the two ans curried us in ancient times by detalied details of

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SakinWorld
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The place and its surroundings are simply beautiful. You can have long relaxing walks here, children have lots of space for playing and blend it with learning about history. It is definitely a place you need to see in Alba Iulia.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gabriela H
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is part of the citadel of Alba Iulia that has a paid entrance, but it is well worth it. Beautiful views when you walk on the city walls, especially during the changing of the guards, daily at noon (12am) Be sure to stand on...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Matthijs J
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

In order to visit the hole building you have to reserve a hole day. Very nice rebuild. If you are nearby you must visit it. The workers deserve a 10.

Date of experience: April 2016
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