Georgius Krauss is an important historical and cultural figure, which is attributed to the writing of the chronicles of Sighisoara and the history of Transylvania.
The name of the pension comes exactly from this personality, who lived in this house, which is why on the ground floor of the pension is arranged an exhibition on this theme.
Georgius Krauss was born on 17 September 1607 in Sibiu and died on January 26, 1679, in Sighisoara. He was a notary and Saxon chronicler from Transylvania. His name is also written as Georg Krauss or Georg Kraus. To be distinguished by his son (Georg Krauss the Young) he is sometimes called Georgius Krauss the Elder.