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Brukenthal National Museum

Piata Mare 5, Sibiu 550163, Romania
+40 269 217 991
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Day Trip to Sibiu and Fagaras Fortress from Bucharest
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“romanian art” (15 reviews)
“great art” (4 reviews)
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Piata Mare 5, Sibiu 550163, Romania
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+40 269 217 991
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Found this museum quite expensive. Did not enjoy most of it but then I am not much of a museum person. The lower portions we really enjoyed. If I did it again I would not pay for a full tour, just do the lower levels....More

Thank formykids12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told that this museum has the second best art collection in Romania. It has two sections- non Romanian (largely European) art, and Romanian art. The European collection contains several masterpieces.The lighting is good. Also some rooms are decorated as they were when the...More

Thank gsrs
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Worth a short visit to the state apartments in the second floor - some beautiful old masters - Cranach, Memling, Brugal's Slaughter of the Innocents, a Van Dyke etc. Less keen on the first floor - typical 16th century paintings of a style you can...More

Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

You pay quite a lot to see copies of renown paintings, the original being kept under lock and key in Bucharest!

Thank ovidiu m
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

It was a good museum, but it wasn't that big and beautiful. One of the best parts of it, the Library, was closed for renovation.

Thank Puri P
Reviewed 6 May 2017

For less than 9 euros you can see a 200 years old museum, one of the first museum in East Europe..it is so important to see the art work , furniture set, clocks, etc..it's like a travel back in time, in XIX.century.. History, art, amazing...More

Thank liviaflorentina
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We went this morning and avoided the hail. Some of the artwork is better lit and displayed than others but it was a worthwhile couple of hours and at a little over £3 each for pensioners, excellent value. We also enjoyed seeing the furniture and...More

Thank HSeeingtheworld
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Not only huge number of paitings but also an oriental collection, original furniture and wall papers are on display. It is woth to visit if you are interested in paintings. It is really tiresome, especially for kids. Unfortunately many paintings are far from the visitor...More

Thank nostromo2016
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was here two days ago and opted just for the European art side as the Romanian art is just 18-20th centuries. There are two separate tickets and combined is a bit pricey for Romania. There is also a separate exorbitant fee for taking photos....More

1  Thank genibre69
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Nice overview of the cultural history of the town and the area. Very rich collection nicely displayed in an interesting building (former nobleman's residence and town hall.

Thank Ad P
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