Oradea is the capital city of Bihor County and has 196.367 inhabitants.

Oradea

Oradea, The St. Mihail and Gavril Orthodox Church

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GPS Coordinates:
47,04842 N, 21,95267 E

This church was built in the period of 1768-1779 in the place of an old wooden church. The construction was leaded by architect Schultz. It was rebuilt after the fire of 1836. In 1864 it got its actual shape when his tower was built as well. It has an iconography with 49 icons and 3 doors having Greek inscriptions on it. The pulpit has 9 icons of prelates.

In the altar and in the choir are exposed icons painted on wood and linen from the XVII century. The most admired picture was made in 1787 and it presents the crucifixion, St. Cosma and Damian and the Holy Mother with Her Child on her arms.

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Open hours: 8.00 - 10.00

Sunday 8.00 - 13.00

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