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[11 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
The fortress that never bent down to nobody – Neamț Fortress

Address: Str. Arcasului nr.1, Targu Neamt, Neamt County
Built: in time of ruler Petru Musat (1374-1391)
Visiting program: Daily: 9-19
Short description
Among the most representative historical monuments from Romania we find the fortress of Neamtz, an objective situated in the city of Tg. Neamtz in the subcarpathian zone of Moldavia.
Issued from the local society`s necessities, the fortress of Neamtz was built in the period of consolidation of the Romanian medieval state on the east side of Carpathians. Along the centuries, the history of the fortress has been tidily combined with the history of …

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[15 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Days Of The Neamt Stronghold

Neamţ Stronghold is one of the main medieval monuments in Romania, located closeness of the highest peak of Plesului Summit.In time, the fortress stood vigil on Moldova and Siret valleys but also on the gateway to Transylvania, becoming one of the major Fortress of Moldova, because of the many works of strengthening during the reign of Stephen the Great.
The building was declared a historical monument in 1866.For the conservation and preservation of the Neamt Stronghold in the best possible conditions, were conducted over different time restoration and consolidation. The latest …

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[18 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]
Collections of Neamt Stronghold

Neamt Stronghold is one of the most well known medieval monuments from Romania. The heroic actions that took place here centuries ago, written in archives by historians or writers in the last 150 years created the today image of this fortress.
Neamt Stronghold is mentioned in writings like “The Mother of Stefan cel Mare” by Dimitri Bolintineanu, the novel “Sobieski and the Romanians” by Costache Negruzzi, the poetry “Neamt Stronghold” by George Cosbuc or the pages written by Alexandru Vlahuta.
The collections of Neamt Stronghold, according with some archives from Dumitru Constantinescu, …

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[11 Oct 2010 | One Comment | ]
The Restored Rooms from Neamt Stronghold

After the restoration process, Neamt Stronghold has become a medieval museum and its rooms show moments of how the life in this place used to be. The stronghold is first mentioned during the ruler Petru Musat. In 1717 the entire medieval complex was destroyed by ruler Mihai Racovita on orders from the Turks. Today, in the 21 spaces of Neamt Stronghold that can be visited you’ll have the feeling that you’re traveling back in time and you’re witnessing moments of history.
The restoration process lasted for 2 years. The result is …

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[24 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]
The Princely Palace – Durau – Neamt County

Location: the Princely Palace is located in the village Ceahlau, at 3 km from the main road in the village Schit.
Short description:
The Princely Palace was once a beautiful architectural complex and place where many historical events took place. Its beginning are found in the XIII century when on this place was built a hermitage by the monk Silvestru that was under the guidance of the Neamt Monastery. During the ruler of Ieremia Movila the hermitage will be called The Pion Monastery and after that will become the Hermitage Hangu. In …

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[24 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

Location: The New Fortress of Roiman is located at approximately 5 km from the city Roman, on the left side of river Siret, near the village Gadinti.
Built: in the year 1466 by Stefan cel Mare
Short description:
The fortress was built by Stefan cel Mare (Stefan the Great) and it represented an important resistance point and a true fortification of stone. This is the only fortress that was not built on higher ground as other medieval fortresses. The walls were surrounded by a defense trench with a width of 30-60 m.
The ground …