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[29 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Neamt Monastery Museum

This museum is a point of particular interest to visitors of the sanctuary, providing important evidence about religious activity, of those living the monastery, as well as the historical evolution of the Moldavian lands in the regional context. The chantries that various rulers had endowed the monastery, made possible to develop a strong cultural and spiritual center in the medieval period, right up to modern times. Here has worked a school of copyists and calligraphers and a printing that have provided outstanding works to the monastery library, which now contains over 18,000 volumes, and …

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[13 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Memorial House Mihail Sadoveanu

The building that houses the Museum of Mihail Sadoveanu from Vanatori, located next to the Hermitage Vovidenia had originally intended to be a Archiery Palace, being built in 1937 by metropolitan care at the time, Visarion Puiu.
Since the year 1944 the house is ceded to the great writer, who was particularly charmed with these places and will use it as a summer residence. With the family help, in this house was arranged a museum where, besides the personal objects of the writer, are exhibited his works. The library contains the …

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[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Cucuteni Eneolithic Art Museum

Located in the historic center of Piatra Neamt municipality, in the vicinity of the Musatin foundations, The Church Saint John and The Bell-Tower and other three museum institutions: The Art Museum, The Ethnography Museum and The Exhibition “Royal Court”, The Cucuteni eneolithic Art Museum was inaugurated in the year 2005 on June 24th,   the Day of Piatra Neamt Municipality.
Is the first Cucuteni Museum from Romania, that offers to visitors a comprehensive picture of decorative and figurative art, belonging to the most important eneolithic culture from south – east of Europe.
The …

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[29 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Art Museum “Iulia Halaucescu” in Tarcau

When you are in Tarcau, the commune with the purest and cleanest air in Romania, do not drop the opportunity to cross the threshold of the Art Museum “Iulia Halaucescu”, located on the road to Brateş, in a dream landscape.
Iulia Halaucescu (n.Tarcău, March 31st, 1924 – d. December 18th, 2007, Piatra Neamt) descended from Versescu family, a priestly wellknown family in Tarcau. Followes the primary school and theoretical high school girls, at Piatra Neamț. Since 1943, is present at the Bucharest Faculty of Philosophy, aesthetics specialization, graduated five years later, …

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[29 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Craftsmen Museum Nicolae Popa

When we are already in Targu Neamt, to reach Petricani, we use DJ155 Targu Neamt – Petricani – Topolita, 7 km. From the center of Petricani, we swerve left to Târpeşti, and finally, after about 3 km we reach the craftsman Museum Nicolae Popa. Nicolae Popa was born on August 13th, 1919, in Târpeşti Village, Petricani Commune, Neamt County and died on October 20th, 2010, in his native village.  Former student of the priest Constantin Mătasă from the school of church musicians in the city of Piatra Neamț.
From childhood he …

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[24 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Natural Sciences Museum of Piatra Neamt

  The birth certificate of the current museum was signed on September 1st, 1960, when was founded the Natural Sciences Department, in the Museum of Archaeology of Piatra Neamt, in the property donated by Iulian Antonescu on Petru Rares Street, no.26.
But, on November 15th, 1969, after a hard work of gathering and classification of the collections, organizing the fund of pieces and exhibits, on the dioramas and bio-groups, takes place the opening to the great public of the permanent exhibition of the Natural Sciences Museum of Piatra Neamt.
The exhibition is …