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Address: Citadel, Sighisoara 545400, Romania

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Visited as a group ticket with the clock tower as I would have been disappointed to pay for this alone. One small room with a few old torture devices and not much else.

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2016
TravelBugDW
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Models show how the torture tools were used. It is amazing how they have managed to amass all the torture tools.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Visited as a group ticket with the clock tower as I would have been disappointed to pay for this alone. One small room with a few old torture devices and not much else.

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Thank TravelBugDW
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

not very impressing but still can feed the curiosity. they have 2-3 authentic objects but most of the objects inside are recently done. It is interesting reading the type of tortures applied at that ancient time.

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Thank Andaleckt C
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is a ripoff if you paid separately for this imo. It's one tiny little room with a few torture instruments. This should have been included in the main clock tower admission. If you are going to see the weapon collection then get the tick that includes all three (clock tower, weapon collection, and torture museum) as you basically get... More 

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Thank Patrick C
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3 attraction reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Not much to see really. It is a little bit confusing, people think it is the entrance to the Clock Tour.

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Thank Dancuta C
Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

with sooty walls and a couple of displays, but it was OK and we learnt a bit. We got a multi-ticket.

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Thank Helen W
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

There isn't much to see in there. Some torture devices that are not well kept or preserved. The writings about the devices on the other hand are nice.

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Thank Alexandru C
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Just one room with a rack in it in and a couple of smaller displays. Keep the few Lei for a coffee or something, maybe set fire to the notes, much more fun. Wondered if the torture was for the visitors. Struggle to understand the really positive reviews. The best part was the ticket area and the international swop which... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

It was a small one with some antiquated machines of torture on display. We did not go on to view The more frightening ones as my younger daughter doesn't have a stomach for such things!

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Washington DC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We purchased the clock tower ticket which included this site. Information in English and it's a quick exhibit. It was closed when we stopped by (the person was on a break). We inquired back at the clock tower and he came back in 5-10 minutes. It might be helpful to have a sign during regular hours to indicate when they... More 

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