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Carolina Obelisk

Piata Muzeului, Cluj-Napoca 400019, Romania
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Passing by; not well protected

The obelisk is situated in a square fool of restaurants and cafes; I wonder how it has not been yet... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
danlucian
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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Nice obelisk

Nice obelisk with very interesting story related with it... Located in a beautiful, charming... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Patrycja B
,
Gdansk, Poland
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
30 Jun 2017
“Nice obelisk”
29 Oct 2017
“Passing by; not well protected”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Piata Muzeului, Cluj-Napoca 400019, Romania
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

The obelisk is situated in a square fool of restaurants and cafes; I wonder how it has not been yet vandalized; should be better protected or presented to tourists.

Thank danlucian
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Nice obelisk with very interesting story related with it... Located in a beautiful, charming place.:-)

Thank Patrycja B
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Tucked away off the main Street and opposite a delightful church. I imagine in the summer this little square is a real buzz with loads of people enjoying drinks and food outside whilst enjoy the tranquility of the place. The only negative thing to say...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2017

During our free walking tour our guide showed us many attraction/sites. This one in particular has a very interesting story. A wealthy businessman of the city commissioned the erection of the obelisk to curry favour with the king, (spending all his money in the process)...More

Thank JnVSydney
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

The ten meter obelisk, the angel wearing the effigy in a crown of laurels and the four stone eagles that hold laurels in their peaks are a masterpiece of Anton Csürös and Nagy Samuel. The two Biedermeyer style bas-reliefs showing the symbol of the city...More

Thank Ahmet A
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Because of the trees, we had a somewhat difficult time locating the obelisk. When we found it, it proved to be a disappointment.

Thank JrnyJunkie
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

in the middle of a very popular square in the middle of the city , it`s a piece of architecture that will marvel you.

Thank Emil Cristian H
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

This obelisk is situated in a lovely square with old buildings, charming restaurants and lots of atmosphere in the warm season.

Thank Vasile B
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Reviewed 23 November 2015

The surrounding are nicer that this monument(the buildings and the square). But it has an interesting story, and if you go there ask for the story maybe someone will know to say it to you.

Thank RaduCostea
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Reviewed 25 August 2015

Positioned in Muzeului square, I visited this obelisk randomly twice, both in the morning and in the evening and I think that in both times I was able to enjoy this nice structure. The square around is very beautiful. There is also a disco pub...More

Thank Magellano81
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