The Day of the United Principalities

On January 24, 2020, we were reminded of the glory deeds of our ancestors who gave us the most important lesson of solidarity 161 years ago: The Unification of the Romanian Principalities under the leadership of a Romanian ruler, Alexandru Ioan Cuza. It was the moment that marked  the birth of modern Romania, through the… → Read more…

Winter Traditions and Customs Festival, the 22nd edition

The 22nd edition of the Winter Traditions and Customs Festival brought Sunday December 29, 2019, in Negrești-Oaș, ensembles, groups and Christmas carol singers from all the villages in the Land of Oaș, Codru and Sătmar, from all corners of the county, from Maramureș, Sălaj and Cluj, but also from Ukraine, as well as hundreds of… → Read more…

Christmas carols concerts

The students of the Primary School no. 1 and the Primary School no. 3, trained by their dedicated teachers, offered magical moments in December, as they do every year, announcing through Christmas carols the Birth of the Savior at the Orthodox Cathedral in Negrești-Oaș. During the concert, each attending class has prepared and performed two… → Read more…

The monastery from Bixad

The monastery from Bixad, situated on the top of a hill from the village, at 10 km distance from Negresti-Oas, is inhabited by the monks. The monastery is famous for the icon of Holy Virgin that makes miracles. Every year, on 15th August, thousands of pilgrims, from all over the north part of Transylvania gather… → Read more…

The Hermitage Luna Ses

At the laps of Pietroasa Peak from Luna Ses, in a clearing besides which flows down the road that takes you up on the peaks thrones the monastery hermitage “The Saint Archdeacon Steven”. The monkish complex, of an architectural and pastoral beauty is made up of wooden church in Maramures county style with trinity, wooden… → Read more…

NATURAL MINERAL WATER – BORCUT

The Land of Oaș is the place of ancestral customs, where people understood the meaning of life through traditions, crafts and nature resources. Adopting a lifestyle based on simplicity and the cycles of nature, the people of Oaș understood that its resources are the guide to the healing both the body and the soul. Thus,… → Read more…

THE MAGIC OF THE WINTER HOLIDAYS. SAINT NICHOLAS

Saint Nicholas arrives at Negrești-Oaș each year on December 5th with lots of surprises for all the children. The highlight of the day is the lighting of public festive decorations and lights. Hundreds of children, parents and grandparents participate each year at the show entitled “The Gifts of Saint Nicholas”, that takes place in front… → Read more…

„VERSUS, AND YET, TOGETHER” MADE NEGREȘTI-OAȘ THE NATIONAL CAPITAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY

The “Dr. Mihai Pop” Art Gallery of the Oaș Land Museum hosted on Saturday evening (November 30, 2019) the opening of the 11th edition of the national photography show “Versus, and yet, together”, an exhibition organized by our talented photographers Komaromi Romeo, Remus Tiplea and Emilian Moldovan. In a world where billions of photos are… → Read more…

Church of Lechinţa

The museum in open air

Founded in 1972 (3 Livezilor street), we find it in the centre of the city, very close to the national road Satu Mare-Sighetul Marmatiei, on the shores of the Tur river, in a picturesque hill space. Representative monuments of peasant architecture from the XVIIth-XXth centuries were brought here from the villages of the area. The… → Read more…

INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S DAY

The events organized on the occasion of the “International Children’s Day” in Negrești-Oaș begin early in the morning with the Doors Open Day at the Town Hall, where the event “THE MAYOR OF THE CHILDREN – MAYOR FOR A DAY” (that reached the 7th edition in 2019). Students enrolled for this position present their projects… → Read more…