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It was o great history lesson! I didn't know anything about Batthyaneum Library until now and I was... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
15ioana
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Iasi, Romania
What a history

The Batthyaneum Library is hosted by a former church, built in Baroque style. In 1780, the bishop... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2013
DANMD
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Bucharest, Romania
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“CLOSED FOR TWO YEARS FOR INVENTORY”
3 Jul 2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelled all the way from the US to see this, but when we arrived we were told we could not enter because the library is closed for TWO years while they do inventory. i was very disappointed.

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Reviewed 3 July 2016

It was o great history lesson! I didn't know anything about Batthyaneum Library until now and I was overwhelmed by emotion. It’s a magic place and The Director of the library is a magic person! I’m honored that I met such an erudite person, very...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

Located in a converted church in Alba Carolina, the library is only open on approval of management which must be applied for online...though the site, which is in Romanian only, offers only opening hours.

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Reviewed 27 February 2013

The Batthyaneum Library is hosted by a former church, built in Baroque style. In 1780, the bishop of Transylvania, Ignac Batthyany, adapted the inner rooms of the establishment for its use as a library. The library is famous all over the world for its manuscripts,...More

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