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Address: Bulevardul Regele Ferdinand I, Timisoara, Romania

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A lovely cathedral with distinctly eastern european culture.

Really enjoyed my visit here. Some great stories of faith in the historical section that could easily be missed.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

...looking down on Timisoara's main square. Inside it seemed to me to rather like other large Orthodox churches.

Thank Mark16
Tirgu Mures, Romania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is no doubt that Timişoara Orthodox Cathedral is the symbol of the city. This cathedral is the tallest cathedral from Romania, the central tower measuring 90.5 m (297 ft). It was built between 1936-1941 in Neo-Moldavian style (based on Romanian Orthodox, late Renaissance, Ottoman and Byzantine architecture elements). The main architect was Ioan D. Traianescu who, I think, was... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed my visit here. Some great stories of faith in the historical section that could easily be missed.

Thank Jastogo
Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Orthodox Cathedral from Timisoara is one of the objective that you have to visited even if you are not a spiritual person: you will be astonished by the greatness of the monument. Details from Wikipedia: "Built on an area of 1,542 m2 (16,600 sq ft), it has 11 towers, of which the central and the highest has a height... More 

Thank Bogdan_Bunghez
Bruchmuehlbach-Miesau, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Need to stop by and admire the architecture. The inside is a site to see and worth the visit! The dealings are huge.

Thank Jose E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on a night time tour so I was unable to go inside. The outside is magnificent. Well lit up at night in the square.

Thank PoconoSummitJohn570
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Orthodox cathedral located in Timișoara's city centre. It really deserves a visit. The interior is splendid.

Thank Roxana B
Timisoara, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Timișoara and I know that the Orthodox Cathedral is one of the spiritual emblems of this city. I took from the Wikipedia page some information regarding this so dear to me fascinating religious building: ”From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: (A.) ‹ The template Infobox religious building is being considered for merging. › Timișoara Orthodox Cathedral Catedrala Mitropolitană... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

New to town and walking about, we stumbled upon the church without realizing its significance. We later learned more about its historic significance to the Revolution from our hired guide.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very spiritual place, with lots of beautiful frescoes, everyone should visit, no matter the religion..

Thank Danijela D

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