Stefan Tower (Baia Mare)

Stefan Tower is the bell tower of the former church bearing the "Saint King Stefan in Baia Mare" church patron and it is located near Piata Libertatii in the old city Baia Mare. The tower was built in the 15th century of massive stone at the initiative of the Principe Ioan de Hunedoara to mark the Ialomita victory against the Ottomans (1442). The tower has a height of 50 meters, offering a beautiful panorama of the entire town. Up to the first level of the tower the ascension is made on a spiral stone staircase, and, from this level on and up to the turret, the access is made on wooden stairs.
Stefan Tower (Baia Mare)