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Hlincea Monastery

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Location  Ciurea, Romania
Completed  1574
Address  Iași 707083, Romania
Phone  +40 232 235 165
Architectural style  Moldavian
Materials  stone, brick
Opened  1574
Hlincea Monastery
Affiliation  Romanian Orthodox Church
Similar  Galata Monastery, Cetățuia Monastery, Bârnova Monastery, Frumoasa Monastery, Dobrovăț Monastery

The Hlincea Monastery (Romanian: Mănăstirea Hlincea) is a Romanian Orthodox monastery in Ciurea, Iaşi metropolitan area, Romania.

Located at the base of Cetăţuia Hill, the monastery was built by Maria, the daughter of Moldavian Prince Petru Şchiopul and dedicated in 1574. At the middle of the next century, it was rebuilt by Prince Vasile Lupu and finished by his son Ştefăniţă, in November 1660.

The monastery is listed in the National Register of Historic Monuments.

References

Hlincea Monastery Wikipedia


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