List of castles in Romania

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Castles are declared historic monuments by the Romanian Culture Ministry. This is a list of castles in Romania.

Major castles[edit]

Image Name Location Construction started Completed
Anexa castelul Banffy.JPG Bánffy Castle Bonțida, Cluj County 1437 1890
Castelul Bran2.jpg Bran Castle Bran, Brașov County 1211 1377
Castelul.jpg Corvin Castle Hunedoara, Hunedoara County 1446 17th century
Locuitor in Cetatea Fagarasului.JPG Făgăraș Citadel Făgăraș, Brașov County 1310 1630
Castelul Lazar - Gheorghieni.jpg Lázár Castle Lăzarea, Harghita County 1532 1742
Mikó vár Csíkszereda.jpg Mikó Castle Miercurea Ciuc, Harghita County 1623 1631
Castelul Peles, Sinaia - Vedere panoramica.jpg Peleș Castle Sinaia, Prahova County 1873 1914
Pelisor - 5.JPG Pelișor Castle Sinaia, Prahova County 1899 1902
Castelul Regal de la Savarsin3.jpg Săvârșin Royal Castle Săvârșin, Arad County 1650 1680
Sighisoara - Strada Turnului.jpg Sighișoara Citadel Sighișoara, Mureș County 12th century 1642

List by historical region[edit]

Banat[edit]

Timiș County

The Huniade Castle, Timișoara

Caraș-Severin County

Crișana[edit]

Arad County

Károlyi wing of Csernovics Castle, Macea

Bihor County

Zichy Hunting Castle, Gheghie

Dobrogea[edit]

Constanța County

Monument and Roman citadel of Tropaeum Traiani

Tulcea County

Castle of the Enisala Citadel

Maramureș[edit]

Satu Mare County

Maramureș County

Moldavia[edit]

Iași County

Sturdza Castle, Miclăușeni
Cuza Palace, Ruginoasa

Neamț County

Suceava County

Bacău County

Vaslui County

Vrancea County

Oltenia[edit]

Dolj County

Administrative Palace, Craiova

Olt County

  • Cosma Constantinescu Palace, Corabia

Mehedinți County

Gorj County

Vâlcea County

Transylvania[edit]

Alba County

Bethlen-Haller Castle, Cetatea de Baltă

Bistriţa-Năsăud County

Braşov County

Bran Castle
Făgăraş Fortress

Cluj County

Bánffy Castle in Bonţida in 1935.

Covasna County

Harghita County

Hunedoara County

Mureş County

Overview of the Sighisoara Citadel

Sălaj County

Sibiu County

Wallachia (Valahia)[edit]

Prahova County

Arges County

Bucharest

Other fortifications[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Ion Dorin Narcis (2001). Castele, palate şi conace din România (in Romanian). Bucureşti: Editura Fundaţiei Culturale Române. ISBN 973-577-320-1. 

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