Prince Charles supports Strei medieval church rehabilitation

Prince Charles of Wales supports the rehabilitation of the Dormition of the Theotokos Medieval Church in Strei, built in the 14th century.

The Prince of Wales is a permanent supporter of the ‘Ambulance for monuments’ project, by the help of which all necessary materials for the restoration of the Strei church will be provided.

The Church’s rehabilitation was initiated in 2017.

The project is supported by the City Hall of Calan, the Diocese of Deva and Hunedoara, Rusi Parish, and a large number of private donors, the official website of the Deva Diocese reports.

The first works related to roofing and drainage will begin in September 2018.

15 monuments from Transylvania and Banat region have been rehabilitated since 2016 through the ‘Ambulance for monuments’ project.

Through his foundation, Prince Charles has invested over 1 million pounds to promote and sustain Romania’s natural and cultural heritage, as well as in various programs contributing to the country’s rural development.

Photos: Historia

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