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Explore Baia Mare in Romania

Baia Mare in the region of Maramureş with its 136,553 inhabitants is a town in Romania - some 254 mi or ( 409 km ) North-West of Bucharest , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Baia Mare

Current time in Baia Mare is now 06:27 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Bucharest " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Târgu Mureş, Somcuta Mare, Satu Nou de Jos, Satu Mare, and Remetea Chioarului. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Târgu Mureş . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Baia Mare ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Baia Mare, Maramures, Rumania

3:32 min by megamanmadrid
Views: 11475 Rating: 4.91

Mi ciudad natal (my home town - orasul meu natal) , Baia Mare, Maramures, Rumania. Please visit !! You won't be desapointed ! Merece la pena la visita, es una ciudad preciosa :) ..

Romania 2002 - Baia Mare - Maramures

10:03 min by LiviaStefan Popp
Views: 4805 Rating: 5.00

Baia Mare is a municipality in northwestern Romania and the seat of Maramureş County. The city is situated about 600 kilometres from Bucharest, the capital of Romania, 70 kilometres from the border wi ..


Gold Plaza - Pregatiri pentru deschidere

6:56 min by bodoodob
Views: 2935 Rating: 5.00

Pregatiri pentru deschiderea Gold Plaza mall din Baia Mare. ..

Séta Nagybánya belvárosában. /Magyar nóta - Szomorú a nyárfa erdő/

3:33 min by galafer50
Views: 850 Rating: 0.00

Nagybánya - Baia Mare . A nyáron készítettem a felvételeket Nagybánya belvárosában. Üdvözlök minden barátomat és látogatómat. Köszönöm megtisztelő figyelmüket! A Rozsály-hegy (1307m) alatt, a Zazár-fo ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Gheorghe Șincai National College (Baia Mare)

Gheorghe Șincai National College (Romanian: Colegiul Naţional "Gheorghe Şincai") is a public day high school for grades 9 to 12 in Baia Mare, Romania, attended by some 900 pupils aged 14 to 19. Grades 5 to 8 opened in 2010. The school is named after historian, philologist and educator Gheorghe Şincai. It is one of three high schools in Baia Mare designated a "National College", the most prestigious rank for institutions of secondary education in Romania.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 47.66 23.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Baia Mare, Educational institutions established in 1919, High schools in Maramureș County, Historic monuments in Maramureș County

Stephen's Tower (Baia Mare)

Stephen's Tower is a tower located on Citadel Square in Baia Mare, Romania. Over 40 metres high and built in a neo-Gothic style, it is a symbol of the city. Eventually used for strategic observation and detecting fires, Stephen's Tower was initially a bell tower for Saint Stephen's church, built in 1347-76 as the only double-naved church in mediaeval northwest Transylvania.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 47.66 23.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 1446, Buildings and structures in Baia Mare, Historic monuments in Maramureș County, Towers completed in 1899, Towers in Romania, Visitor attractions in Maramureș County

Stadionul Viorel Mateianu

Stadionul Viorel Mateianu is a multi-purpose stadium in Baia Mare. It is the home ground of FC Maramureş Universitar Baia Mare. It holds 15,500 people. It was built in the early 1950s. The stands used to be overcrowded during FC Baia Mare's golden era when between 20,000 and 25,000 people used to come and see the local team playing. Big names of European football, such as Real Madrid and Steaua Bucharest, played on this stadium in the past.

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Located at 47.67 23.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Baia Mare, FC Baia Mare, Football venues in Romania, Multi-purpose stadiums in Romania

2000 Baia Mare cyanide spill

The 2000 Baia Mare cyanide spill was a leak of cyanide near Baia Mare, Romania, into the Someş River by the gold mining company Aurul, a joint-venture of the Australian company Esmeralda Exploration and the Romanian government. The polluted waters eventually reached the Tisza and then the Danube, killing large numbers of fish in Hungary and Yugoslavia. The spill has been called the worst environmental disaster in Europe since the Chernobyl disaster.

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Located at 47.67 23.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 2000 health disasters, 2000 in Romania, 2000 in the environment, 2000 mining disasters, Baia Mare, Environmental disasters, Gold mining, Mining in Romania, Pollution in Romania, Tailings dam disasters, Waste disposal incidents

Northern University, Romania

Northern University (Romanian: Universitatea de Nord) was a university founded in 1974 in Baia Mare, Romania, under the name of Universitatea Baia Mare, changing it to Universitatea de Nord in 1996. In 2011 the UNBM Senate voted to dissolve into the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca. The fusion process ended with the 2012 academic elections in the Technical University.

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Located at 47.66 23.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Baia Mare, Education in Maramureș County, Educational institutions established in 1990, Universities in Romania

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Baia Mare