Wiesel's Hometown

Sighet, Transylvania

Important facts about Sighet

  • Sighet Transylvania, have different languages and religions. The religion was claimed by both Hungary and Romania, In the 20th century it changed repeatedly because the effects of the war
  • Sighet is located in Northwestern Romania it's in Maramures County
  • It is in farmland close to the Tisa River
  • Sighet's actual name is Sighetu Marmatiei
  • Sighet has many different attractions, such as Ethnographic Museum and Elie Wiesels memorial house

Sighet before and after