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About Orthodox Church from Lipova

The Church of Lipova is attributed to Romanian princes of the Mures, with the help of "Founder" Basarab I, immediately after the year 1330.

Orthodox Church from Lipova belongs to a singular architectonic type in our old feudal area, in which can be surprise some Roman and Byzantine interference currents.

It is decorated with two old fresco layers extremely valuable. The oldest layer can be seen in narthex  and is contemporary  with the paintings of Monastery Viforata (sec, XV), from Romanian Country.

In 1792 the church proportions are amplified again and receives an accent baroque .

The last restoration was made ​​between 1928-1930, it was raised the vault from 7 to 14 meters, giving the church space, volume and light.

Contact and information:

Address: Str. 9 Mai, no. 9, Lipova, Romania

Opening hours: Daily

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