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The Roman-Catholic Cathedral

Strada Sirul Canonicilor, Oradea 410161, Romania
+40 771 612 714
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A cathedral that serve people with sermons and sometimes good musical and visual concerts.

It is the fifth church in Romania, as in size, with a nice park when in march and april, depend the... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Adrian_Szoke
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Oradea, Romania
The bigger Catholic Cathedral from Roamnia & Hungaria

The year 1083 is the accepted date of the foundation. The patron of the diocese was Ladislaus... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2017
LiviuOradea_Romania
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Oradea, Romania
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Strada Sirul Canonicilor, Oradea 410161, Romania
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

It is the fifth church in Romania, as in size, with a nice park when in march and april, depend the spring time, you can find a bunch of magnolias trees. Here you can see reclics from Saint Ladislau the founder of Oradea city.

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Reviewed November 16, 2017

The year 1083 is the accepted date of the foundation. The patron of the diocese was Ladislaus. Sixtus (1103–1113) is said to have been the first bishop. The foundation stone of the present cathedral was laid in 1752 Cathedral of St. Mary has the status...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

I don't know if it's because of the gothic architecture or the fact that my grandmother use to take me there every day to play in the yard when I was little, but this church is definitely my favorite. And for my excitement I recently...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

A nice place to visit. A lovely park next to the church, and a baroque palace for bishop. Lovely. ......

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

Old church situated in the garden of old museum of the county, has a massive inside sculpture traditional saints on the wals.

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

Impressive basilica, very large. Historical organ that waits for its proper restoration. The very interesting museum, with an excellent young lady guide, is not enough promoted so be careful not to miss it. It is not underground but upstairs. Only 10% of what they have...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Beautifully repainted but the inside is quiet, which is not a problem, but there is no information on the history or of the building. If Oradea would like to advertise these cathedral as tourist attractions they must at least give as a page of history...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2017

It's very impressive! I plan to have the wedding there. It's very imposing and the pipe organ is just wow

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Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

An impressive building, a real attraction of Transylvania, a veritable monument! The Basilica has ornamental in Baroque style and was built between 1752-1780. The interior is impressive: main altar, side altars, a cript (where Saint Ladislau is buried), a magnificent organ (donated by Queen Maria...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2016

A real attraction, wich is situated 5 minutes from the citye's railway station.The Basilica together with the Bishop Palace and the canon row constitute the baroque, catholic complex of the town.

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