Carol Park

The Carol Park was born between 1900-1906 following the plans of the French Swiss landscape architect Eduard Redont and was inaugurated in 1906 to celebrate 40 years of the reign of King Carol I. On this occasion a jubilee exhibition was organized. Carol Park is listed on the List of Historic Monuments since 2015. Photos … More Carol Park

Coltea hospital

Coltea is the name of the oldest hospital in Romania, built in 1704 to be a hospital for the poor people. The organization and operation of the hospital was based on the model of Ospedale di S. Lazzaro e Mendicanti Hospital in Venice. The history of the buildings is  belong Governor Mihai Cantacuzino. Also the … More Coltea hospital

BNR Palace

The National Bank of Romania is hosted by two impressive buildings: The Old Palace and The new Wing Palace. The Old Palace of the Romanian National Bank built between 1884 and 1890 by the architects Cassien Bernard, who also built the Alexander III Bridge over the Seine (in Paris), and Albert Galleron, who created the … More BNR Palace

CEC Palace

The palace was built as a new headquarters for Romania’s oldest bank, the public savings institution Casa de Depuneri, Consemnațiuni și Economie, later known as C.E.C.  and nowadays CEC Bank. The land was bought and the building constructed with the institution’s own funds. Work started on June 8, 1897 and was completed in 1900. The project was designed … More CEC Palace

United Nations Square

United Nations Square (Piata Natiunile Unite), is located on a bridge over the Dimbovita river, where  Victoriei Avenue (Calea Victoriei) crosses the Splaiul Independentei Boulevard and United Nations Boulevard. If you stroll from United Nations Square to Complex Unirea, on the way of Dambovita River, you will find few of the most beautiful old building … More United Nations Square

National Library of Romania

The National Library is a cultural institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Culture to administer the national patrimony of publications. The history of building started in 1986, but the opening date was later in 2012. Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate   Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate

Old wooden houses

Old wooden houses preserved at Village Museum Bucharest Founded in 1936, this fascinating outdoor museum, the largest in Europe, covers some 30 acres on the shores of Lake Herastrau in Herestrau Park. Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate Blue windows – Jurilovca, Tulcea   Autumn colors    

Bucharest buildings

First mentioned as the “Citadel of București” in 1459, it became the residence of the famous Wallachian prince Vlad III the Impaler. It became the capital of Romania in 1862 and is the centre of Romanian culture and art. Its architecture is a mix  style of neo classical, art deco, bauhaus. Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate

Atheneum Roman

Cladirea simbol a orasului Bucuresti, Atheneul Roman este si simbolul culturii romanesti, gazduind filarmonica George Enescu. Ateneul este o frumoasa cladire in stil neoclasic, la care au fost adaugate si elemente romantice de mana si talentul arhitectului francez Albert Galleron. Este si una din cladirile preferate, usor de fotografiat, greu de gasit o privire inedita asupra ei. … More Atheneum Roman

Monument of The Victory

MONUMENTUL IZBANZII  sau Memorialul Renașterii pe numele său complet Memorialul renașterii – Glorie Eternă Eroilor și Revoluției Române din Decembrie 1989 este un ansamblu monumental situat în Piața Revoluției din București, ridicat în memoria eroilor Revoluției române din decembrie 1989. Autorul ansamblului “MONUMENTUL IZBANZII” este Alexandru Ghildus, doctor în domeniul artelor vizuale, profesor la Universitatea … More Monument of The Victory

King Carol I

Carol I al României, Principe de Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, pe numele său complet Karl Eitel Friedrich Zephyrinus Ludwig von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen,a fost domnitorul, apoi regele României in perioada 1886 – 1914. Statuia regelui Carol I se afla in Bucuresti,  in fata Bibliotecii Centrale Universitare, are 13 m intaltine si 13 tone. Statuia a fost executata de artistul Florin Codre. … More King Carol I