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S redescoperim ROMNIA !

Cetatea Bastionar de
tip Vauban

Alba Iulia

Vauban Bastionary
Fortress
Ridicat ntre anii 1714 1739, dup planurile arhitectului militar
Giovanni Morando Visconti, la ordinele lui Carol al VI-lea de
Habsburg, Cetatea Alba Carolina este considerat cea mai
reprezentativ fortificaie bastionar de tip Vauban din Ardeal.
Avnd ziduri lungi de 12 kilometri i o suprafa de aproape 100
de hectare, cetatea este format dintr-un fort central i apte
bastioane cu pori baroce. Cele 7 bastioane au fost denumite
Eugeniu de Savoia, Sf. Stefan, Trinitatea, Sf. Mihail, Sf.
Carol, Sf. Capistrano, Sf. Elisabeta. Zidurile sunt constuite
din caramid i din piatr luat de la ruinele cetii romane, avnd
la baz o lime de 3 metri iar la vrf de 1,2 metri.

The Alba Carolina fortress was built between 1714 and 1738
and it is considered to be the most representative baroque,
Vauban-type star fortress in Romania and one of the largest of this
kind in Eastern Europe.
The fortress was designed by the Italian architect Giovanni
Morando Visconti. The work at the fortification of Alba Iulia has
began on the 4th of November 1715, when the foundation of Carol
bulwark, dedicated to the emperor Carol VI and situated on the
Northern side was made.
The perimeter of the outside walls is about 12 km. The fortification
has seven bastions or bulwarks (Eugene of Savoia, St. Stefan, The
Poarta I Gate
Poarta a II a - Gate
Poarta a III-a
Gate 3
Poarta IV-

Gate 4
Intrarea pe traseul de
vizitare
Tabra militar
Military camp
Corpul de
gard
Schimbarea grzii la porile
cetii
Schimbarea grzii se face in fiecare zi
la ora 12. Smbata ceremonialul este
completat cu executare a trei salve de
tun, n onoarea drapelului municipiului
Alba Iulia i al Cetii.

Changing the Guard is at 12 o'clock


every day. Saturday ceremony is
completed with the execution of three
Fotografii i realizare

Muzica : W.A. Mozart Piano Concerto No.


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01.08.2010