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Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer

East side of the Brasov Depression, Prejmer 507165, Romania
+40 268 362 052
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East side of the Brasov Depression, Prejmer 507165, Romania
+40 268 362 052
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is not that easy to get to but from the bus center at the edge of town ( Livada Poste) take Bus 28 to Autogara West bust station (Gara Bartolomeu) From there take the Bus that sits in a bus station behind the church...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to go. The fortress built by peasants is fantastic. You can walk on the wall, in the roof, around the whole fortress. You can see the toilet suspended on the wall. The school classroom was also impressive for me.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The visit to the fortified church at Prejmer was a unique experience! A whole town is built on the interior of the circular walls which surround a very beautiful church. A visit to this monument transfers you to the medieval times and makes you reflect...More

Thank Irini1974
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Although it is a bit complex to get to Prejmer from Brasov by bus (the buses run once every hour or so from the station but it's difficult to get info on that), I'm glad I visited the place as the trip was well worth...More

Thank Akash K
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This is a simple day trip from Brasov. We rented a car and bundled the fortified church with a drive to Fagaras to see the fortress there. The Prejmer church was pretty top notch.. we are not religious at all but the idea behind this...More

Thank Mildayil
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A Fortified Church........... It's an evocative image, and apart from Transylvania, it's hard to find anything like this in Europe. Old Saxon towns are some of the last vestiges of medieval times in Europe.....try to get here if you can. It makes an easy day...More

Thank Jasonand1978
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is a UNESCO heritage building . This is a different type of architecture ...I love this place . It's a must to visit location .

Thank Badal M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Prejmer Fortified Church was founded by the Germanic Teutonic Knights but was eventually taken over by Transylvanian Saxons. Construction began in 1218 with major fortifications in the 15 and 16 centuries. It was originally Roman Catholic but became a Lutheran Church following the reformation....More

1  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

A nice church, well fortified and in good condition. There were lots of rooms to explore was fun. The staff were friendly. Free parking outside too!

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Jedi was our guide for 6 days. He organised a hikking/cultural trip for us 4. Harman and Prejmer churches were the the first thing he showed us after landing in Bucarest. We were litterally speachless. A MUST to see !! After that we went to...More

2  Thank mcsargeant
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Jasmina B
Does anyone know the winter working hours for this church ?
31 January 2016|
Response from Jasmina B |
I just found it! Visiting Hours: May 1 to October 31: Tuesday – Friday: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Sunday and Monday – closed November 1 to April 30: Tuesday – Saturday: 9 a.m. - 3... More
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