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Brukenthal National Museum

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“romanian art”(23 reviews)
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Piata Mare 5, Sibiu 550163, Romania
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+40 269 217 991
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Reviewed today via mobile

I love this small but charming museum. Besides many not so well known pieces, there are some masterpieces of Flemish painters, and some really nice, big classical paintings of Romanian painters. Really worth seeing, from a historical and cultural point of view.

Thank ralu772001
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First of all, please visit this museum. It is lovely and has nice art, I especially liked the Romanian exhibition. Watch out though, the way you move about can be a bit confusing. For the most part you follow a circle and finish where you...More

Thank Renske A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is something special looking at 15c art works that you can literally touch. A refreshing change to sterile galleries around the world. Some really important artworks in a lovely setting showing that Sibiu was an important Town Worth a visit.

Thank wayne j
Reviewed 1 week ago

On presenting myself at the ticket desk,I was ignored for a considerable time whilst papers were being attended to ,and a shouted discussion took place with the souvenir shop attendant in another room.I was then told there was only one hour of opening time available,but...More

Thank YorkshireAviator
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is beautiful. At least once in a lifetime one should pay a visit! This museum look good both outside and inside.

Thank Andreea L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can pay to see all or certain parts of the gallery. Just had time for the Romanian art section and the standard was minimal albeit interesting since depicted times gone by. The whole display was put in context by a fantastic Pieter Bruegel which...More

Thank 721ejk57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't see the cartography, lapidarium or plaster casts galleries. Very nicely displayed paintings and artifacts. Good to be able to see 15c paintings up close and not behind glass.

Thank david s
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Not a bad museum. Interesting paintings and clock devices. A small asian collection of artefacts. you need to pay extra for a collection of "treasures". Nice collection of rifles. The building itself is beautiful. Overall - not a bad museum.

Thank Стилиян Б
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We only visited the Romanian art gallery at this museum. It was an interesting experience, as the European art collection is right next to the Romanian one but if you have not paid to enter the former, you are obviously not entitled to see the...More

Thank suem030
Reviewed 11 May 2018

A well-organized museum We had only one hour for this visit. I recommend at least three hours to be able to admire the many exhibits.

Thank adi035
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