Which were settings for “The Brothers Bloom” (2007) with Adrien Brody and Rachel Weisz that received 3 Oscar nominations.
Raised by King Carol I for Queen Elisabeth, this is the symbol of the city.
Genovese merchants built it around 1300 and it functioned until 1913.
Between 1850-1860, the French architect of Armenian origin Artin Aslan restored it.
Recommended for familiarization with the inhabitants of the Black Sea and the Danube Delta (the youngest land of Europe).
A vast Persian rug furnish this mosque also known as Mahmoud II Mosque or the King’s Mosque.
It is the copy of the mosque in Konya (Anatolia) and is the largest one in Romania.
Don’t miss the chance of climb in its towering minaret that overlooks the city.
Archaeology and National History Museum
Constanta city’s long history goes back over 2,000 years.
National History and Archaeology Museum, near the port, documents is as it houses:
– painted vases with black figures (VII-VI BC),
– Tanagara-type statuettes of burnt clay,
– finery collections,
– marble statues and statuettes,
– the “Glykon Snake” statue (III AD),
– copies of the famous statues “Hamangia Thinker” and “Sitting Woman” (Hamangia Culture – Neolithic Age) and
– ceramic pots of Gumelnita and Boian Culture.
Roman Edifice with Mosaic (3rd-4th centuries)
The adjacent Roman Mosaics complex displays tiled floors dating back to the 4th century A.D.
You’ll see a still intact part of a roman mosaic.
A team of blocks of flats workers discovered it by chance at the end of the ‘50s.
In antiquity the mosaic pavement had 2000 sqm from which about 850 sqm were preserved.
Folk Art Museum
It is housing traditional clothes, textiles and household tools.
Constanta Art Museum
Built in 1962, the museum houses a representative collection of paintings and sculptures from the Middle Ages to the present.
Romanian Navy Museum
Hosted within the former Naval Academy, the Romanian Navy Museum founded in October 1965 is unique in Romania.
The building, which hosts a great part of the navy’s historical patrimony, is itself a declared historic monument.
Zoo & Dolphinarium, Planetarium
Found within Natural Science Museum Complex., this started its activity on June 1, 1972.
It is the first such museum form in Romania and the first in South-Eastern Europe at that time.
This is the cathedral where Christians find healing.
Over time many countless believers have gone to St. Pantelimon’s relics and are well-off.
Particles from the relics are also located here.
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