Lower Ground – The History of the Memorial

  Two refurbished rooms on the lower ground floor are dedicated to the history of the Memorial, of the institution that … Read More

Sighet Museum: Room 87 bis – Corneliu Coposu

In front of the Iuliu Maniu room there is a group of photographs on the subject of Corneliu Coposu, one of … Read More

Sighet Museum: Room 70 – The Memory of Manuscripts

In the vocabulary of the communist justice system, “hostile written texts” were among the most serious corpora delicti. To be discovered … Read More

Sighet Museum: Room 6 – The Romania of the prisons

Overall, more than two million people were persecuted politically using coercive methods in the People’s Republic of Romania. Six hundred thousand … Read More

The Union Generation exterminated in the Gulag

The exhibition presents the leading lights of the Great Union of 1918, from Alba Iulia, Kishinev and Czernowitz, who were, almost … Read More

“And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free”

“Şi veţi cunoaşte adevărul şi adevărul vă va face liberi” Table: translation in thirty-three languages of the Gospel according to St … Read More

Gallery of former political prisoners and deportees

Gallery of former political prisoners and deportees, covered with thousands of portraits

The Cortege of the Sacrificial Victims

A group of statues by sculptor Aurel Vlad (eighteen bronze figures moving towards a blank wall, directed by the imperious hand … Read More

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