|Ivan Soenderholm 17 June 2004|
For any serious student of history, classical rugs and fantastic scenery and great food, this is an opportunity not to miss, he continues.
There will be departure from New York 7 October with arrival in Bucharest 8 October.
Short extract of the program for the trip:
Bucharest 9. October: Museum of Art Collections, National Museum of Art, Dan Nasta Collection of antique rugs and kilims.
Bucharest – Bran – Brasov 10 October: Bran Castle (“Dracula’s Castle”).
Brasov and suroundings 11 October: Hungarian Lutheran Church, The Black Church where 104 antique rugs are displayed, Fortress of Harman.
Brasov – Sighisoara – Medias – Sibiu 12 October: Sighisoara historical centre, Monastary Church with 40 rugs, The old village Biertan, Evangelical Church, Medias St. Margaret Church.
Sibiu – Sebes – Budapest 13 October : Brukenthal Museum – the famous Holbein rug and other important Lottos.
Budapest 14 October: Museum of Applied Arts, National Hungarian Museum, Castle Museum Nagyteteny.
Budapest 15 October: St. Stephen’s Basilica, Dohany Synagogue, The Old Town, neo-Gothic Parliament.
Budapest 16 October: Departure
More information: www.transylvanianrugs.com