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As churches go this one has a lot of different architecture blended into one building. The inside... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
Maria G
Minorites' church

A city of many churches, there are all different types. This one is a Romanian Greek Catholic... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2017
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“One of the most spiritual, beautiful and inspiring places I have ever been to.”
Sep 29, 2018
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Bulevardul Eroilor 24-26, Cluj-Napoca 400129, Romania
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

A Romanian firmed pointed this place out on a previous visit to Cluj. I had walked past it many times without noticing it; it doesn't advertise itself on the outside, so it is easy to miss. Indeed, it is so anonymous that there is confusion...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed September 29, 2018

As churches go this one has a lot of different architecture blended into one building. The inside is imposing and it is a must see in Cluj

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maria G
Reviewed July 6, 2017

The Transfiguration Cathedral in Cluj, also known as the Minorite Church, is a historical and architectural monument, built between 1775-1779 in baroque style. From 1924 it has served as the Greek Catholic cathedral of the Cluj-Gherla Diocese.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 30, 2017

North west Romania is one of the few strongholds of the Greek Catholic Church in Romania. (Larger numbers of Byzantine Eastern Catholics can be found in Hungary, Slovakia, Syria, Ukraine and the USA). Ownership of this building has changed hands and was disputed until a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 25, 2017

A city of many churches, there are all different types. This one is a Romanian Greek Catholic Cathedral. Un-inspiring on the out side, however the interior is quite grand. The chandelier was a highlight for us.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Located in the heart of the city, it`s worth visit while you stop across the street for some drinks or food. Will not take long to see all the details as it`s a medium sized church.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Also known as the Minorites' Church. The church and the monastery were built in 1778-79. Greek-Catholic Cathedral

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Overall a nice church from the outside. Not as old and histroc as many of the other church in Cluj. Nothing special inside. You will come by this chruch anyhow as it is located on the Eroilor Boulevard at the part with the pedestrian zone.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Awala2000
Reviewed November 23, 2015

I pass trough this church almost one a week....but i have never found it open to go inside. From outside is quite nice.....except the yellow color.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank RaduCostea
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