Cozia Monastery – the infirmary church

Is one of the most valuable monuments of national medieval art and architecture in Romania.

Mural painting from the Cozia Monastery (7)

The monastery Cozia has two chapels, one of them dating from 1583 and having “The Assumption of the Virgin” as the celebration day and the other one, which is situated in the North-Western side and built of bricks. The latter includes two vaulted houses and a tower that date from 1710-1711. The infirmary is situated on the other side of the road, with “The Holy Apostles” as its celebration day. It was built between 1542-1543 during Petre Voievod’s reign.

Mural painting from the Cozia Monastery – The Holy Apostles