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Bucovina Museum - The fortress of Suceava, built at the end of the 14th century near the medieval city of Suceava, has been the main residence of the Moldavian princes for almost 200 years, today a historical monument of national level. In 2016 in...more
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All reviews medieval festival empty rooms nice place to visit offers a great view middle ages nice walk taking place parking place history lesson i've visited stefan cel mare walls moldova renovation weapons rocks technology
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent display of artefact combined with high tech gadgets. Easy acces and large parking lot. You can learn a lot of local history and not only.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sorin-Daniel D
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Great place in Suceava to visit and discover the history of Moldova and Stefan the Great! Impressive to find out all that the place has been through!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

As I live in the Moldavia region and I’ve already visited it as a child, I honestly didn’t expect much from the fortress. Everything is very nice restored and the rooms are very interesting. I really liked that there are some interactive things to do...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ioanadeni
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Stefan the Great's formidable fortress in Suceava which has well and truly stood the test of time. Easily accessible and with wonderful views of the town beyond - well worth visiting!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Douglas552
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Original medieval fortress, recently restored, which features landmarks from the Middle Ages, combined with the latest modern technologies. It is one of the necessary places to visit from Suceava!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bujordaniel
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

This castle has been done up and done well. There are lots of rooms with digital characters recreating scenarios of the day and informing us of Stephen the Great’s battles and life at the time. Two 11year olds had great fun exploring as we were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jmai
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

A great place filled with heavy history, a very tidy place and a well organised history tour. From the great walls of the fortress you can have a breathtaking view and make great photos.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Irina B
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Full of history and pretty well preserved, the Fortress of Suceava is definitely a place to visit. With its wonderful legends and magnificent landscape, it is a major history lesson not only for kids, but for adults also.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lala77ro
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

It was a great find this place! We also did not know there was a medieval festival taking place so this brought some extra points! The whole fortress is redone and you can visit rooms, go up and have a great view, read the stories,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Biroul Educatie M, Front Office Manager at Suceava Fortress, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are working to bring information in English to our visitors, in September 2018 we will have descriptions in English in every room, and later this year audioguides will be available to rent at the Ticket/Museum Shop, offering information in...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

Learn more about medieval Moldova, visit a renovated medieval castle and see some cool interactive learning features.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Europeand_beyond
Biroul Educatie M, Front Office Manager at Suceava Fortress, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for your review.

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Feenixwest
January 21, 2019|
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Response from Biroul Educatie M | Property representative |
Hello, Nance As bujordaniel said, the tour takes 1-2 hours, depending on the amount of time you have available and your interest. Once you enter, you can stay as long as you like.
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Bella_S_9
August 4, 2018|
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Response from oiv85 | Reviewed this property |
fortress is accessible for wheelchairs only at the entrance because she has many steps
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MFTMON
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Response from 569mngl | Reviewed this property |
It's open. The cost is 12 Ron.
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