Cultural and historical monuments of Székelyudvarhely

Cultural and historical monuments of Székelyudvarhely

The town of Székelyudvarhely, in other name Udvarhely is a 660 year old city which has several hidden treasures to offer to all visitors. Even though the city is hundreds of years old it does not have many monuments that are older than Udvarhely itself except for the Heart of Jesus chapel which was built during the 13th century. Most of the religious buildings in the city are about two or three centuries old. The castles and fortresses are older but they have been renovated and went under se... [ read more ]

Religious Monuments in Székelyudvarhely

Religious Monuments in Székelyudvarhely

The town of Székelyudvarhely, in Romanian Odorheiu Secuiesc is located in Székely Land, Transylvania, Romania and it is the second most populous city in the county of Hargita. The name of the city is often shortened as ’Udvarhely’ which literally means ’courtyard place’. The city of Udvarhely has a past that is centuries-old and is very rich in Hungarian historical and cultural heritage which is reflected mostly in the architectural monuments. There are several significant architect... [ read more ]