Zimbor

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Zimbor
Commune
Wooden Church in Zimbor, historic monument
Wooden Church in Zimbor, historic monument
Commune Zimbor in Sălaj County
Commune Zimbor in Sălaj County
Zimbor is located in Romania
Zimbor
Zimbor
Zimbor within Romania
Coordinates: 47°00′08″N 23°15′48″E / 47.00222°N 23.26333°E / 47.00222; 23.26333
Country  Romania
County Actual Salaj county CoA.png Sălaj County
Commune Zimbor
Historic region Transylvania
Government
 • Mayor Gabriel Mureşan (National Liberal Party)
Population (2002)[1] 1,289
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.comunazimbor.ro

Zimbor (Hungarian: Magyarzsombor) is a commune located in Sălaj County, Romania. It is composed of five villages: Chendremal (Kendermál), Dolu (Almásdál), Sutoru (Zutor), Sâncraiu Almaşului (Topaszentkirály) and Zimbor.

Sights[edit]

  • Wooden Church in Zimbor, built in the 17th century, historic monument[2]
  • Wooden Church in Chendremal, built in the 19th century (1851)[3]
  • Zsombory Castle in Zimbor, built in the 19th century, historic monument[4]
  • Optatiana, castra in the Roman province of Dacia

References[edit]

Coordinates: 47°00′N 23°16′E / 47.000°N 23.267°E / 47.000; 23.267