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The wooden church of Horea

Parang Street, Olanesti 245300, Romania
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Not the real one

It is an Transylvanian specific wooden church. It is well preserved and is an example of the... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
thor2705
,
Ottawa
A piece of history

This wooden church dates back to the late 18th century and it was brought here all over from... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2015
GeorgeT7
,
Bucharest, Romania
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31 Oct 2016
“Not the real one”
5 May 2015
“A piece of history”
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Parang Street, Olanesti 245300, Romania
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

It is an Transylvanian specific wooden church. It is well preserved and is an example of the creativity and work of the 18th century Romanians in that part of the country. The only Horea church is in the Ethnographic Museum of Cluj Napoca and it...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2015

This wooden church dates back to the late 18th century and it was brought here all over from Transylvania. It is truly a piece of history!

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Reviewed 20 November 2014

old church, quite small, nice to see when there is no important religious holiday, other wise you will have no space to admire it because of the parishioners.

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Reviewed 1 October 2013

The wooden church of Horea is an architectonical monument built in 1746 in Albac village. In 1958 it was brought to Baile Olanesti. Vasile Ursu Nicola, known as Horea, was a Transylvanian Romanian leader of a peasant revolt in 1784-85. After the revolt was defeated,...More

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