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Black Church (Biserica Neagra)

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This 15th-century Gothic church got its name after the great fire in 1689 blackened its outer walls.
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Curte Honterus Johannes nr. 2, Brasov 500025, Romania
+40 268 511 824
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the must see places in Brasov and Romania all-together. The church simply cannot be described in such a small amount of words and the photos do not do it justice. An unique sight that you won't find any other place in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For The people who are interested in history of religion , this is The perfect place to visit !! The Church is very full of culture and The people who work there will be Helpline you to understand each question that you have .

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a must to visit this piece of history, in the centre of Brasov. Wonderfull arhitecture from 15 century.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

A church first Catholic, than protestant , with an exposition of old oriental carpets and an old history worth to be known!!! In summer they have a lot of organ concerts.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

The black church is an iconic place and monument or Brasov, but unfortunately it's closed for the public. From outside is something very beautiful, the architecture is impressive and the monument itself give you an unforgettable feeling.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

This church was so pretty ! They floor is still wood, which is fun ! it’s not big, but worth going through and cheap to get in only 10 Lei.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank michemw
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

It’s an impressive building with an interesting history. For a little fee you can see the church from inside.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Radu Marian C
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Historical Monument in Brasov since 14th century. Roman-Catholic Church.Great architecture in the center of the city.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

You need to pay to visit and not allowed to take photos. The inside of building is beautiful ! And some guards are watching you.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank denisaoge
Reviewed 12 December 2018

No doubt this church is interesting and has a fascinating history. I particularly liked the unique carved or handpainted pews by each trade from say the carpenters, to the teachers all executed some 200 years plus ago. I didn't expect this and haven't seen it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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16 September 2018|
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Response from BBK56 | Reviewed this property |
SENIORS Seniors admission is valid for people over 65 years and it requires ID display, cost is 30 lei ( aprox 6,45€/ 7,5$) , you can buy it on line , look after Bran Castle site. Enjoy 😀
16 September 2018|
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Response from cosmaa2018 | Reviewed this property |
I think there is for children. I do not remember if there is ine for seniors too... sorry.
17 December 2016|
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Response from RodicaCo | Reviewed this property |
yes. the fee is 9 lei.