The Petõfi memorial room was opened in the Gyárfás
mansion in 2005. This room is famous because it is here that the poet Sándor
Petõfi spent his last night before joining and being killed in the battle of
Sighiºoara in 1849. One can see the pear tree in the mansion's garden under
which he wrote his last poem.
Sighisoara is considered to be the most beautiful and well preserved inhabited citadel in Europe, with authentic medieval architecture. In Eastern Europe Sighisoara is one of the few, and in Romania is the only, ...