Sopron is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Sopron one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Sopron is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Sopron or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Sopron. Explore the historical monuments of Sopron with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Sopron guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Sopron page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Sopron landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Sopron.
#1 of 7 Historical Places in Sopron | Added 1973 times in trip plans
Babot, Fo utca, 9351 Hungary
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is the oldest church in the town and is dedicated to St Michael. Originally a Romanesque church dating back to 13th century, it was reconstructed in Gothic style in 15th century. The current structure is the product of 19th century Neo-Gothic renovation.
The facades, porch, lancet windows and the buttresses holding the nave date to back to the...
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Storno House, Sopron, 8, Main Square
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
One of the most attractive buildings in the Main square of Sopron, this historic house has fascinating stories of the residents that lived here and also presents a remarkable architecture.
Richly decorated bay windows, arched doorways with Tuscan half pillars and door knockers with pelican motives remind of the distinct architectural style. The bui...
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9400 Sopron, Uj u. 1
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
This magnificent and ancient fortress is named after the Roman name of Sopron- Scarbantia. Being one of the important border stations of the Province of Pannonia in the Roman reign, the structure of the fortress was largely influenced by the Roam architecture. The ruins still remind of the era long gone by with different altars to different gods, t...
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9400 Sopron, Templom u. 6
09:00 am - 02:00 pm
With its foundations dating back to the middle-ages, the present structure of this Hungarian Rocco building dates back to 1710 and is very impressive.
It originally belonged to the Festetich family and was passed on to the family of Paul Bezeredj- the pioneer in Silkworm breeding in the country. The notable event in the palace was the concert of Fr...
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9400 Sopron, Foter
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located right in the main Square of Sopron, it is one of the most notable statues of Hungary and is also anarchitectural masterpiece of Hungarian Baroque Sculpture.
Dedicated to the holy Saint Trinity, it was offered by a local couple that survived the plague epidemic in late 17th century.
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9400 Sopron,Uj u. 22
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Jews in Sopron go back as early as 13th century and the community played a prime role in commerce and Finance of the city. This Gothic Synagogue is one of the fine pieces of architecture of Eastern Europe and dates back to 14th century.
Primarily used as a prayer house, it also served as a place for congregations and a centre for education for ...
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9400 Sopron, Foter 6
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The site dates back to the 14th century but the present structure of the Fabricius house was constructed in 17th century. The house belonged to many different families and is named after one of its proud owners EndreFabricius who was also the mayor and magistrate of Sopron in early 19th century. The family later donated the house to the Lutheran ch...