Tourist attractions in Bârsana
Description of Bârsana
-documentary attested in 1326
-archaelogical site "Cetatuia" displaying a Bronze era settlement, included in the Suciu de Sus culture
-"The Holy 12 Apostles" monastery, includes a wooden church
Museums and memorial houses of Bârsana
Muzeul Mănăstirii Bârsana
Opened for public at 29 June 2005, the museum is located inside the monastery yard, on the lefthand side, and is set on three levels. At the basement level there is a workshop where the nuns are weaving and painting icons. The ground floor holds a collection of old icons and books. At the first level there is an exhibition of ethnographic objects specific to the area.