Famous people

Arany János - poet

(1817 - 1882 )

Arany László - writer

(1844 - 1898)

Kulin György astronomer

(1905 - 1989)

Sinka István– poet, writer

(1897 - 1969 )

Zilahy Lajos - writer

(1891 - 1974)

Földi János doctor, poet

(1755 december 21 - 1801 április 6)

Bihari Klára - writer

(1917 - 1997)

Székely László architect

(1877 augusztus 3 - 1934 január 23)

Erdélyi József - poet

(1896 - 1978 )

Kiss István sculptor

(1927 június 8 - 1997 december 29)

The traveler in Salonta can see the memorial houses of János Arany, István Sinka and Lajos Zilahy, the statue of Lajos Kossuth, the "Truncated Tower" and the "Arany Palace" which holds the "Teodor Nes" library and an art gallery. The building of the Town Hall and the many churches are also very interesting.