• Announcement

    04 july 2017

    Due to the preparations for the Electric Castle Festival, the castle’s visiting hours will have the following modifications: - until July 5 the castle is partially open, only to organised tourists groups that have included the castle on their itinerary, accompanied by a representative of the Transylvania Trust Foundation. - between July 6 and 24 the castle will be closed. Thank you for understanding!
  • European Artistic Crafts Day in Bonțida

    31 march 2017

    Joining the events of the European Artistic Crafts Day, we invite you on 1 and 2 April 2017, from 10:00 to 12:00, to visit our traditional masonry and carpentry workshops at Bánffy Castle, Bonțida. Visitors will have a chance to participate in demonstrations regarding traditional crafts and to get involved in the workshops' activities by trying out traditional tools, techniques, and materials.

  • Open call for designers, architects, artists and craftsmen

    17 march 2017

    Transylvania Trust launches at Bánffy Castle, Bonŝida (Cluj Co., Romania), two Artists and Craftsmen in Residence programmes for artists, craftsmen, artisans, and creators interested in and preoccupied by the reinterpretation of historical values through contemporary methods. The residence programmes ensure the temporal and spatial conditions for learning and creation in an exceptional historical setting: Bánffy Castle, Bonŝida.

    The art camps will take place between 21 August and 3 September 2017, approaching the concept of OR, respectively between 11 and 24 September 2017, focusing on the concept of IF.

  • Built Heritage Conservation Training Course in 2017 - Call for Applications

    28 february 2017


  • ARTEC travelling exhibition in Brussels and Paris

    13 february 2017

    The ARTEC exhibition is travelling from Brussels to Paris, where it will be opened on 15th February, at the Romanian Cultural Institute.