The spiritual life of the town spins around Teatrul Tineretului (The Young's Theatre).
The institution has one of the best groups in the country.
Many of the actors this plays in Bucharest, on the national stages, have done its practical course as artists on the stage of this theatre from Piatra Neamt.
The spiritual life of the town spins around Teatrul Tineretului institution having one of the best groups in the country.
YT played a special role in theatrics life from Romania even before 1989.
Placed at a considerable distance from Bucharest (370 km), county capital had a greater freedom from the censor's part and the reportorial and stage-manager's initiatives provoked the kindness of the critics.
So, YT becomes very soon the temporary "asylum" of the most talented graduates of Theatre and Film Academy of Bucharest.
In the present, YT is one of the most dynamic, modern and nonconformist theatres from Romania.
Probably thanks to its youth: 70% of the actors are under 30 years old.
Piatra Neamt is beautiful because is placed beetwen the mountains and there is many monuments you can see,mountain station,history museum,very nice girls:)),there is a fortress of Decebal.
Every year there is an international theatre festival.
The History Museum can be found in the Kogalniceanu Square. This picture was taken in the Kogalniceanu's Square, under the statue of Mihail Kogaliniceanu. He was a Moldavian-born Romanian liberal statesman, lawyer, historian and publicist which lived in the 19th century
The building was first a school that later was transformed in the history museum of the town, and in the year 1980, it was changed in an art museum.
There, are beautiful and unique artworks that make, from this institution, a valuable art collection.
This tower was built in the year 1499, under the order of Stefan cel Mare, and first was thinking as bell tower for the cathedral St. John.
It was constructed of stone and bricks, in the same styles, like the cathedral.
At the beginning, it had a height of 19 m, but then, it was rebuild, got a deep o'clock and another cover, so that its height now is 20m
Now, it became a symbol of the city.
The inhabitants of Piatra Neamt name this beautiful construction: the cathedral Sf. Ioan.
It is a remarkable architectural creation that is very well integrated in the entire picture of the landscape.
It was built under the order of Stefan cel Mare, in the time period 1497-1498.
Its facade is a splendid combination of stone and bricks.
The church is an important historic element, for the people that live in this town.
The Princely Court is an old construction, a citadel that was built between 1468 and 1475, under the order of Stefan cel Mare.
It has two sections: the civil sector and the religious sector.
From the first, is remained only a few ruins, with stone arcades.
From the second part are remained two important elements of the architecture of Piatra Neamt: The Church Sf. Ioan Botezatorul (St.John the Baptist) and the Bell Tower.
It was founded by priest Constantin Matasa in 1934 and stores over 20,000 objects from the Stone Age until our days.
The museum owns the most important collection in the country, which belongs to Cucuteni eneolithic civilization (the IVth and IIIth millennium b.C.), which was the last great civilisation of ancient Europe.
Also there are presented the traco-geto dacic civilisation of the region, the medieval habitant, aspects of local history from modern and contemporaneous epoch, the museum activity, and temporary exhibitions.
Under the aegis of the museum it is published the magazine "Memoria Antiquitatis"
The church was built, under the order of Stephen the Great, in the time period July 1497 - November 1498.
In the nineteenth century, the church experienced several reparations, which were not absolutely necessary.
These construction works, decreased the beauty of the original form of the building.
The renovation works from 1937 to 1938, and that from 1954, returned to this great construction, its beauty and real value.
The church is an important part of the Princely Court of Piatra Neamt and an artwork realized in the time period of Stephen the Great.
This lovely home is an old villa, with much comfort and class.
The squire Dumitru Lalu, built this house, and lived there, together with his family.
In the year 1947, it was confiscated, and changed, in "Casa Pionierilor"(The house of the pioneers).
Now, after 1989, this institution became the Palace of the children.
Many children of the city, has the possibility to practice important activities here.
The children can here learn: paint and signs, does embroidery and sews, clench, fashion dance, gymnastics, electro technology, chemistry, astronomy, sport, cooking, and other important activities.
As child, I was very often into this house, and I learned there, additional to my school, many important and essential matters.
It exists from 1960 in the building donated by memorable historic Iulian Antonescu.
It stores an impressive collection of 29 species of fossil fish, unique in the world, but also exhibits rarities of geology, flora and fauna of Neamt mountains (Ceahlau especially).
Museum publication is "Studies and Research."
The college Petru Rares is the most important school of Piatra Neamt
This school is known for its ages, but also for its special didactic quality.
It was established, first in 1869, as Classic gymnasium.
The first headmaster of this school was the author Calistrat Hogas.
All its teachers were always very competently and known as important personalities.
At the 31 August 1877, the Classical gymnasium is changed in Real gymnasium, and later, in 1893, is named Petru Rares.
On 1 September 1897, this elite school is named High school, and in summers of the year 1887, it begins the construction of the actually building.
The students of this school had their own newspapers and magazines, and their own theatre group.
Many of the students which have a graduation at this college are now important and famous people, of scientific lives.
I am proud that I learned also, into this important high school of Piatra Neamt.
The Bell Tower is a great edifice, in the centre of Piatra Neamt, and a part of the town's history.
On an inscription, that is on the oriental wall of the tower, stands written that this tower is built in the year 1499, under the order of Stephen the Great.
It is a stone building, and has a height of 20 meters.
At the beginning, it was only 19 meters of high.
Because of the many fire fires, that happened in this city, middle of the 19 century, became after-built on the summit of the tower, an observation part.
That tower is a piece of jewellery in Piatra Neamt.
This library has a remarkable property of over 250,000 books and other writings.
The building was built in the year 1972.
On the facade of these, construction it is a valuable mosaic, named "science and culture", the work piece of the artist Vasile Iacob.
In this library, exist 30,000 valuable books that were donated in the year 1956, from the bookmaker G.T.Kirileanu (1872-1960), which was always, in the permanent contact, with known important people, from politic and cultural artistry lives from whole Romania.
Under this precious books, from this library, there are many old volumes, that have an inestimably value.