The Banffy Palace - Cluj-Napoca



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Banffy Palace- Cluj-Napoca

Built between 1774 and 1785 on a plant from a rectangular base Conte Gheorghe (György) Banffy it`s considered the the most representative baroque building in Transylvania. Ontitle page Rococo gives impresion the emblem of the Banffy family and the statues of the characters from Roman mythology: Marte, Apollo, Diana, Perseo, Ercole e Minerva. The building, who hosting The Gallery of Art it was closed in 1990 because of degradation, but was reopened in 1996.
The National Museum of Art from Cluj-Napoca
hosting inside of palace was called The European Museum in 1997.

Palatul Banffy din Cluj

Travel guide :

» Botanical Garden

» The memorial house of Emil Isac

Culture of Cluj:

» Romanian Opera and National Theatre of Cluj-Napoca

» Transylvania State Philharmonic Orchestra

» County Library "Octavian Goga"

Monuments and buildings:

» "Sfântul Mihail " Church

» Reformed Church

» The Orthodox Metropolitan Cathedral of Cluj

» The Calvaria Roman Catholic Church

» The Franciscan Church

» The house and The Statue of Matei Corvin

» The Banffy Palace

» The Bastion

The Gallerz of Art :

» The National Museum of Art

» The History National Museum of Transylvania

» The Ethnographic Museum of Transylvania - with more then 80 years, it`s the largest in Romania

» The Speleologist Museum "Emil Racovita" - the only muzeum dedicated to the memory of the main speleologist of Romania