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Grand Catholic Church

Of only a handful of Catholic Churches in the Capital, this is a particularly delightful one... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
permia
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Ireland
A historical Catholic church in a sea of Orthodox Churches

This is a working (and busy) Catholic church, focused on the spiritual needs on minority Cathoic... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas, United States
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Of only a handful of Catholic Churches in the Capital, this is a particularly delightful one, centrally located on a major Boulevard. It's name derives from an old meaning of brother or monk. Its origins stem from the early 14th century when a wooden church...More

1  Thank permia
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a working (and busy) Catholic church, focused on the spiritual needs on minority Cathoic communities (Italians, Hungarians, Germans, etc.) The current building was completed in 1848 and last renovated in 1954. It stands in place of an earlier church built in 1716, which,...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I stopped by and the gate out front was open. Inside were about six people sitting quietly in pews. Nice stained glass windows. Small chapel feel. I am posting a photo of Mass times they have posted.

Thank gadnerb
Reviewed 24 October 2017

the oldest catholic church in Bucharest, a well known presence in the center of Bucharest, mainly due to its Romanesque style tower the interior of the church is not reach, it is sober, but the peaceful inside is good feeling you could enter from the...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This Roman Catholic church takes its name from a word "barát", that means "brother" (monk). Franciscan monks built a wooden church here back in 14th century. Several times since then it was demolished and reconstructed again.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a lovely church, but especially from the outside (great photo-op). However, its interiors are somehow underwhelming.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We rented an apartment on Airbnb and our balcony view was if this wonderful little church. To wake up to this view every morning was perfect. We went down to the church and under the archway, we found a place to light candles but could...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Baratia(The Brotherhood) church is the oldest romano-catholic church in Bucharest,situated in the middle of the town. Not very big,with a shaded interior and a simple facade,almost hidden in the back of other building.A few meters away to the church is a very beautiful belltower.

2  Thank zuv
Reviewed 21 March 2015

The Baratia Church is known for being one of the most popular churches among the Catholic Romanians and also a good tourist attraction, being famous for its tower, visible from all across the boulevard.

1  Thank menq
Reviewed 22 December 2014

The Baratia-church is located in the middle of the historic Bucharest. It's the oldest roman-catholic church in the city

Thank Ottomayer
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