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Prima Scoala Romaneasca

Piata Unirii 2-3, Brasov 500123, Romania
+40 268 511 411
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Brasov Old Town Small-Group Walking Tour
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Piata Unirii 2-3, Brasov 500123, Romania
+40 268 511 411
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

The love of a caretaker shows in this place! Vasile Oltean has dedicated 40 years to this place and you can tell from Whom his love come from. He became a priest some few years ago. He was not only a student at this school...More

Thank Dr-Bea B
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

There was only had one guide speaking Romanian when we visited. That did not help us much, we could not understand anything. We walked thru the rooms and we were done in 10 minutes. I would not recommend it if you do not speak Romanian.

Thank novamom2001
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

... the guide was not able to told us in english about all these stuff. It was a bit frustrating, because we were really interested. But it was even quite nice just to have a look around the rooms and all the stuff inside.

Thank Fräulein F
Reviewed 14 August 2017

A small museum collection of bibles from different periods in time, some teaching texts and various documents regarding the school itself as well as sundries from the time the building was still acting as a school.

Thank JulieOsJones
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Especially if you are a Romanian, this school is a must-see. It's not expensive and it's in a nice part of town where there are other attractions too.It's a beautiful piece of history.

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 25 July 2017

In the courtyard of the Saint Nicholas Church there is the museum that houses the first Romanian speaking school. This building was initially the place where the deacon Coresi printed the first Bible written in the Romanian language, in the XVI century. This is a...More

Thank Gabriela C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I had no idea this place even existed. We stopped by during our tour of Brasov and I'm glad to have discovered this hidden gem.

Thank Dana A
Reviewed 18 April 2017

If you are looking for learning more about Romanian school start and writings, go to this place. You will find a very nice priest who has read a LOT of books and who can tell you such beautiful history of the Romanians that you will...More

Thank Imagedirector
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This was an unexpected jewel in our visit. The history of the school and also the history of Romania is fascinating. The caretaker of the museum is a very well know author and historian and has wonderful stories to tell. There are also some of...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

There's much more to visit here than the actual first Romanian school. There is a large collection of very important and interesting documents that you won't expect to find here (for example the first printed text in Slavonic), all because of a lot of research...More

Thank Vladimir1998
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