this is a church in Unirii Plaza the center downtown of Oradea, just finished renovatied cople years back.
About Moon Church (Biserica cu Luna)
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Situated in the center of the city the moon church is easy accessible by different means of transport . The moon phase mechanism is the original one, and still working. The church is renovated outside, and great inside. Worth a visit!
I agree that is a beautiful building, especially inside. I was puzzled that a church would prominently display the scientific "moon mechanism". My excellent guide, who went by the English name of John, explained that at the time the church was built most education and...More
An interesting building in Oradea, a great church inside. The moon that is located on the tower is a wonderful technique and the ball is following Moon's phases.
It seems like that in the new refurbished Oradea square, this masterpiece is not working after technicians tried to discover how the moon system worked. Anyway, the church is still a place to visit.
This is my favorite buidling in Oradea. The art work is astounding inside. Small enough to really enjoy the experience. Located in the city center square, really worth seeing all of that at night.
A typical orthodox church with specific architectural features in the heart of the city. it is important for its mechanism about the moon-here is why we have the name of Moon Church.
On the SW corner of The Unirii Square ( Union sq.) in the city of Oradea, stands one of the famous churches of the town, but not for it's nice interrior, with charming vitraje windows, but for anice gimic, at the facade, above the main...More