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Cluj-Napoca, Franciscan monastery

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46,77226 N, 23,58796 E

The monastery is next to the church. The inner courtyard has a circular corridor, partly made of arches. Dining room vault rests on a single pillar octagonal. Sacrisia is interesting, with the Dominican signs, the Rose rose and the six-wing star at the vault closings. In 1556, following the reformed stream, the monks were banished. From the same year, for nine months in the northern wing of the building, Queen Izabella stayed.

The building functioned school guidance Unitarian and Reformed. In 1693, at the beginning of Habsburg rule get back to the Catholic monastery.

The Jesuits move here and open a school, and in 1725 the monastery reaches back to the Franciscans. In 1949, church orders are forbidden, and in the building the Music School is set up, which still works today.

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Franciscan monastery, Cluj-Napoca·, Photo: Mezei Elemér

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