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[11 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Museum of History and Archaeology in Piatra Neamt, temporary exhibition “Dacians from Moldavia confluence with Siret”

In archeology, the term culture refers to both aspects of the material and the spiritual, in their entirety: settlements, houses, tools, weapons, pottery, ornaments, burial rites, religious rituals, artistic events. It is undeniable that in Europe century BC, apart from the Romanian state and Dacians were an important nation in Europe, which had reached their physical development, social and political high level, so it is natural that the two cultures have been influencing each other. Ancient writer Dio Chrysostom said: “Getae are wiser than almost all of barbaric and like …

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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
The collection of stuffed birds from Piatra Neamt Natural Science Museum

The Natural Science Museum from Piatra Neamt contains a presentation of Neamt County from a geological, floristic, fauna and ecological point. The exhibition of the museum has over 40.000 pieces from the collections of fauna and over 10.000 files of floristic specimens. The museum also has an impressive collection of stuffed birds present in the area of Neamt County.
The visitors can admire some rare birds that are protected by law. These birds are present in Ceahlau National Park or in Sugau Gorge.
Other animals exhibited here have an important role in …

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[28 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
The exhibition of the Ethnography Museum from Piatra Neamt

At the end of 2013, the Museums Complex from Neamt County opened a new permanent exhibition at the Ethnography Museum from Piatra Neamt. The project to restore the museum was created to restore the entire Royal Court Area. The museum was part of this project because of the vast ethnographic collection.
The museum presents all three ethnographic areas from Neamt County: Bistrita Valley, Neamt and Roman. The beauty and the diversity of the material permitted the creation of a new theme “The Seasons of the villages” that completes the atmosphere of …

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[28 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Traditions in the mountains of Neamt County

Once you reached Neamt County as a visitor you can see the whole history of this place, starting with the ancient stone tools and ending with the modern ones. A complex exhibition can be seen at the history and ethnography museum from Bicaz.
This museum is the most important one from the mountain area. It was first open in 1958 with the purpose of presenting the construction of the first dam from Romania and the creation of Izvorul Muntelui – Bicaz Lake.
The building of the museum was declared a historic monument …

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[28 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Ion Creanga Memorial House as an architectural monument

If you visit Humulesti Village you’ll find, hidden between new constructions, after a traditional fence and a high gate, an old small house carefully preserved, where you’ll rediscover the memories from your childhood, together with the legacy of our greatest story teller, Ion Creanga. The house where the writer was born is a true architectural monument.
Here was the place where his mother weaved their clothes, while his father was busy working the field and trading. During summer the children were happy and playing near Ozana River. The visitors will discover …

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[19 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Art Museum from Piatra Neamt 2013

This year was the re-opening of the Art Museum from Piatra Neamt after a period of time when the museum was closed for restoration during the program for “Restoration and value of Curtea Domneasca Plaza”. The museum hosts a wonderful collection of objects that are representative for Romanian art.
The rooms of the museum are located at ground floor, first floor and attic. At the ground floor visitors can see four rooms. Room 1 exhibits objects specific to Romania that have European influences. Room 2 is a lesson about metaphor and …