Bohuș Palace

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Bohuș Palace Info

Attraction Name(s)   LocationAttraction TypeVisitation Info
Bohuș Palace
Palatul Bohuș
Str. Vasile Goldis no. 1-3, Arad, RomaniaHistorical Monument
Architecture
Open Daily
Hours Vary per Establishment

The Bohuș Palace (Palatul Bohuș in Romanian) is a four-story, early 20th century neoclassical style architectural palace located on Vasile Goldiş Street in the city of Arad, Romania. The principal architect of the building was the extremely talented and highly renowned Arad native Ludovic Szántay (1872 – 1961). The palace was custom created at the request of, and to also provide a living headquarters for, the aristocratic, Romanian noble Bohuș family, from whom the palace also derives its name from. The palace served as a multi-purpose building that, besides apartments, also contained retail shops, a movie theater (Arad’s first), and different banks. It was the first building in Arad to serve such a broad category of establishments. Completion of the building happened in 1910 but it didn’t get inaugurated and go into use until 1913. Continue reading “Bohuș Palace”

Cenad Palace

Cenad Palace

Cenad Palace Info

Attraction Name(s)  LocationAttraction TypeVisitation Info
Cenad Palace
Palatul Cenad
73 Revolution Boulevard, Arad, RomaniaHistorical Monument
Architecture
Open to External Viewing Only

The Cenad Palace (Palatul Cenad in Romanian) is a three-story, 19th century, eclectic, neo-classical, architectural style palace located on Revolution Boulevard in the city of Arad, Romania. The chief architect of the building was Miklós Ybl who developed the plans for the building in his workshop in Budapest, Hungary. The original blueprints of the building were later modified and finalized by the architect and native of Arad, Lajos Jiraszek. The building was a two year project and was developed from 1892-1894. Funding and commission for the Palace came from the, Count Želenski Robert led, Arad-Cenad Railway Company. After its completion the Railway Company used the building as its headquarters. Continue reading “Cenad Palace”

Neumann Palace

Neumann Palace outside

Neumann Palace Info

Attraction Name(s)   LocationAttraction TypeVisitation Info
Neumann Palace
Palatul Neumann
Avenue Revolution no. 78, Arad, RomaniaHistorical Monument
Architecture
Open Daily
Hours Vary per Establishment

The Neumann Palace (Palatul Neumann in Romanian) is a two-story, 19th century, eclectic architectural style palace located at the intersection of Revolution Blvd. and Horia Street in the city of Arad, Romania. It was designed by architect Milan Tabacovits and took a year of construction, 1891-1892, to be completed. The palace was funded by and built for the aristocratic Neumann family who earned great fortunes from the spirits factories they erected and ran in Arad in the 1850s. The palace Façade has the marvelous Neumann family heraldry embedded into it. Continue reading “Neumann Palace”