Moldovita Monastery73 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Vatra Moldoviței 727595, Romania, Moldovița
- Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids, Monastery
The Moldovita Monastery is a Romanian Orthodox monastery that was built by Petru Rares in 1532. Petru Rares was an illegitimate son of Stephen the Great, the King of Moldavia. Built as a barrier against the Muslim Ottoman invaders from the East, this church has beautiful frescos painted on its outer walls that were painted by Toma of Suceava in 1537. A must visit place if you are in the area, this church signifies an important piece of Romanian history.
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