Saxons in Romania



Mrs. Sara Wagner, the gate keeper of Viscri (Weisskirch) walled church, waits for tourists next to the two memorial plaques of Saxon heroes of Viscri in WWI and WWII. In 1930, from 787 nhabitants, 562 were Saxons in Viscri. Now there are about 400 Gypsies, 150 Romanians and less than 30 Saxons.