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Beautifull historical church in the center of the city

The wall paintings are unique in their kind and only available in a few churcches all over the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
EddyVyncke
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Bad Grosspertholz, Austria
Worth visiting

Certainly worth a quick visit while in Curtea de Arges. An interesting old church, although there... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Brian R
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Vienna, Virginia
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4 weeks ago
“Beautifull historical church in the center of the city”
23 Sep 2018
“Worth visiting”
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Curtea de Arges 345678, Romania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wall paintings are unique in their kind and only available in a few churcches all over the world

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EddyVyncke
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Certainly worth a quick visit while in Curtea de Arges. An interesting old church, although there is not much information in English.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brian R
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This church has been restored and it's not exactly what it was 700 years ago, but paintings are still showing inscriptions and layers dating way back. The story of how a principality was consolidated here by Romanians coming from over the Carpathians in alliance with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

A Bizantium church of historic significance. this building was brought to life for us by the excellent English guide who explained the frescoes and tombs. Don't miss the painting of the pregnant Virgin Mary, one of only three such pictures, and the depiction of Jesus...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

This small church was built in the 14th century as part of the royal court and fortress. The interior is covered with Byzantine frescoes, which are the oldest surviving example of Romanian painting.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The church was finished in 1352 and is part of the court of Basarab I the founder of Wallachia. The ruins of the court buildings are still visible.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cristian R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

An lovely historical old church will very old and rare frescos. Take your time so you don't miss things. Maybe stop at the museum across the parking lot to see postcards of some of the frescos to search for in situ.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Laura L
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Very cosy church, great fresco-ish paintings all over. Worth a visit if closeby, wouldnt drive a 100 km though

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Simon B
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