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Parcul castelului (RO) - The park of the castle (EN)
Parcul Castelului Károlyi
- In the year 1700, around the castle there was a beautiful garden, decorated in baroque style. In the year 1790 the gardener Bode György arranges around the new castle an English garden.
- In 1810, the giant platter in front of the castle was planted with a diameter of 205 cm.
- The garden also had a greenhouse with exotic plants. Its present form is received on an area of 12 hectares in 1890.
- In 1982, the park of the castle was declared a protected dendrological park, thanks to the rare plants in the garden (208 species and many subspecies of tree plants).
The park of Károlyi castle, Carei, Satu Mare county, Romania
- Ever since the second half of the eighteenth century, the castle Károlyi arboretum park area was already a greenhouse, famous for its collection of camellias destroyed in the nineteenth century, during the devastating fire in 1887.
- Subsequently an exotic herb garden was built which can be considered as the predecessor of ornamental greenhouses of the city's garden.
- The presentation greenhouses was done within the project named
- "Szatmár-Bereg and its inhabitants", the creation of presentation centers in Géberjén and Carei implemented under the Hungary-Romania Cross-Border Cooperation Program 2007-2013, (www.huro-cbc.eu), with the support of the European Union, and by co-financing The European Development Fund, the Republic of Hungary and Romania and hosts a collection of plants originating on five continents of our planet.
The Greenhouse from within the park of Károlyi Castle
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Centrul de Promovare a Turismului Cultural Gróf Károlyi
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- Str. 1 Decembrie 1918 nr.1, Carei, 445100
- tel. 0261-861.481
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- WEB: www.visitcarei.ro
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