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The Roman-Catholic Cathedral

Strada Sirul Canonicilor, Oradea 410161, Romania
+40 771 612 714
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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 15 November 2017
Oradea, Romania
My favorite church!

I don't know if it's because of the gothic architecture or the fact that my grandmother use to take... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
New York City, New York
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Strada Sirul Canonicilor, Oradea 410161, Romania
+40 771 612 714
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Reviewed 15 November 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 14 October 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

Thank pitzuri
Reviewed 21 August 2017

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

Thank a_poth
Reviewed 15 June 2017

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

Thank ciprisam
Reviewed 11 June 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

Thank editura
Reviewed 11 May 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

Thank karen6111
Reviewed 14 April 2017

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

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 8 February 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

Thank cosminoc
Reviewed 10 November 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.

Thank Vinoteka V
Reviewed 1 November 2016

One of the impressive building from Transylvania! You must visit this if you are on the city. Very nice area and close to the center.

Thank Lucian B
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