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About Black Church

Biserica Neagra or Black Church  is a cathedral in Brasov, a city in south-eastern Transylvania, Romania.

It was built by the German community of the city and stands as the main Gothic style monument in the country, as well as being the largest and one of the most important places of worship in the region. The Black Church is the largest gothic church between Vienna and Istanbul.
 
Contact and information:
 
Address: Curtea Johannes Honterus , Brasov, Romania
Railway station: Brasov
Phone: +4 0268.511.824
 
Opening hours:
 
Summer  (April 1 to October 13)
Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 - 19:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 19:00
Monday: Closed

Winter  (October 14 to March 31)
Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 - 15:00
Sunday 12:00 - 15:00
Monday: Closed
 
The church is closed to visitors on  Gospel holidays 2013:

January 1, January 2, Epiphania (6 January) Palm Sunday (24 March), Great Thursday (March 28), Good Friday (March 29), Easter Sunday (March 31), Ascension Day (May 9), Sunday Pentecost (May 19) Reformation Day (October 31), Christmas Eve (December 24th) Christmas Day (December 25th), the day after Christmas (December 26), the last day of the year (December 31).
Church is closed on 19 and 20 March and 5,6 in November 2013 for visitors.
The church is closed to visitors during religious services for students, weddings, baptisms and other special events.
The church is open to Orthodox religious holidays and public holidays if not monday: Easter Sunday (May 5), May 1, Pentecost Sunday (June 25), 15 august, December 1

Tickets:

Adults 6.00 lei
Students 3.00 lei
Children 2.00 lei
Persons with disabilities: Free

Organ Hall concerts:

June, September Tuesday at 18:00 - 18:30
July, August Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, at 18:00 - 18:30
8 lei concert ticket

Organized groups over 15 persons are requested to call  for guidance.
If you want to go to church outside visits hours with a group or if you want to listen to an organ concert, than those scheduled, contact the church office telephone number + 4 0268.511.824 (Mon - Fri, 9:00 to 15:00).

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