SOCIAL EVENT & INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP MEPDEV 2015

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SOCIAL EVENT & INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP. HONORING ROMANIAN HISTORY

3rd Day – Saturday, 14th of November 2015

Dear Dear Participants of LUMEN MEPDEV2015 Conference,

We kindly invite you to join us to a exciting  cultural and historical interactive workshop in the  heart of Valahia, Romania.

The workshop is being held in honor  of the Romanian history and will give you the opportunity of discovering a series of extraordinary historical monuments within the  “Curtea Domneasca” National Museum Complex and experience religious and cultural customs of Valahia region – by visiting the “Dealu” Monastery – where we will great  great traditional local lunch. If you want to join us …. please continue reading :D…

Participation fee: 20 Euro/person

For registration to this social event please contact us at lumenconference@gmail.com

Event schedule:

9:30 – Gathering & Departure – Valahia University Rectorate, Carol I Avenue, no.3

10:00 – 12:00 – “Curtea Domneasca”National Museum Complex, Targoviste (guided tour)

  • Chindia Tower
  • Museum of the Printing House and Old Romanian Books
  • Art Museum
  • Museum of Human Evolution and Technology in Paleolithic
  • The exhibition “Metamorphosis of a Place of Memory” Ceausescu’s execution place

12:00 – 12:30 – Traveling by bus to “Dealu” Monastery

12:30 – 13:00 – Visit to Dealu Monastery

13:00 – 14:00 – Lunch at Dealu Monastery

14:00 – Going back to Targoviste  – Traveling by bus

Chindia Tower Chindia_Tour

The Chindia Tower, the most important tourist attraction in Târgoviste, is considered the city’s symbol; the tower elements are present in the city’s emblem, at the top and also at the bottom. As a monument, the tower now houses an exhibition of documents, weapons and objects which belonged to Vlad the Impaler. Today, the tower is administered by the National Museum Curtea Domneasca (source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chindia_Tower)

Museum of the Printing House and Old Romanian Books

Functions in the building oMuseum of the Printing House and Old Romanian Booksf the Stolnic Constantin Cantacuzino’s family, raised in the second half of the 17th century. Targoviste represented for the romanian culture the first typographical center, with large spreading in the country and outside it. The museum presents in its exhibition, religious and laical type books, documents and manuscripts, the first journals in romanian language and instrumentation typical to the printing machines. (source: http://www.muzee-dambovitene.ro/arhiva_web/en/)

Museum of Human Evolution and Technology in Paleolithic

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The exhibition “Metamorphosis of a Place of Memory” Ceausescu’s execution placeExhibition_Ceausescu_execution

 

 

 

 

 

Dealu Monastery

Dealu_MonasteryDealu Monastery narthex is considered one of the largest funerary spaces in the country, here being buried several voivodes, princes and clergymen.

(source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dealu_Monastery)