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Stephen's Tower

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The symbol of Baia Mare

Stephen’s Tower is the most renown site in Baia Mare and it’s the most notorious symbol of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GabrielS5711
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Baia Mare, Romania
360 great view of Baia Mare and your surroundings

The tower can be visited from above and offers a minute panorama of the city, up to the Ignis... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stephen’s Tower is the most renown site in Baia Mare and it’s the most notorious symbol of the town. Located in the vicinity of the Old Center, in a modernized and quiet square, it is well-worth visiting, along with other many touristic objectives found in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed September 4, 2019

The tower can be visited from above and offers a minute panorama of the city, up to the Ignis Mountains, Gutin, Coconut Creek and the nearby villages. In the square of the tower can be seen parts of the ruins of the old fortress, the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ilie L
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

Been there with family, easy access but is a bit of an effort as is high. Worth it though. The view is spectacular and is plenty space to walk around the tower on the platform and you can see the city 360°. And is free...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

I got to visit Stephen’s Tower one evening during a special event. The interior is nicely renovated and the view of the city is quite special during the evening.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed a stop over in this attractive town on our tour in Romania and were very impressed by some amazing buildings including Stephen ‘s Tower and the nearby church.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank TrueBrit_10
Reviewed February 18, 2019

It is am amazing place, in good shape (recently restored) and offers a great view of the city. It may be difficult for some to climb up, as it is quite narrow and in some places steep, but it's worth it.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

It is a great opportunity to see the city in a different way. Free entrance,whach the steape stairs.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Virgil B
Reviewed October 15, 2018

A great lesson of history and great view if you have the courage to climb upstairs. Note that it is a rather difficult thing to do and unable to go there with elderly people, babies or if not in shape :).

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

It is in the oldtown centre of Baia Mare. The tower belonged to an old catholic basilica but it had been ruined and only the tower has remained. You can climb it for free and have a nice view to the city. I was told...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank szelkakas1979
Reviewed September 7, 2018

A nice place from where you can have a nice view over the entire city. The entrance is free, but you have to climb many stairs, so not recommended if you are not capable of any physical effort. Also the square around the tower is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Visiting hours: Saturday 12–16 Sunday 12–16 Monday 08–16 Tuesday 08–16 Wednesday 08–16 Thursday 08–16 Friday 08–16 Access is free, No fee for photo and video
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