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National Museum of Contemporary Art

2-4 Izvor Street | Palace of Parliament, Bucharest 050563, Romania
+40 21 318 9137
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Worth the epic journey to find it!

We visited straight after leaving the Palace of Parliament, the entrance is a long walk around the... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
112alijay
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
iWas there, a living art oasis

coded art and nice terrace if you like to decode, you would forget the long walk, the forbidden... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
PopisteanuG
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Bucharest, Romania
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2-4 Izvor Street | Palace of Parliament, Bucharest 050563, Romania
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We visited straight after leaving the Palace of Parliament, the entrance is a long walk around the perimeter of the palace at the opposite side. Be brave and walk into what looks like a building site at the side of the parliament building, we asked...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

coded art and nice terrace if you like to decode, you would forget the long walk, the forbidden car access, maybe the unfriendly staff temporary expositions, so time to time is good to come again use the elevator between the floors, you could see the...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This museum is a bit hard to find but has a very good range of contemporary art, including by Romanian artists. You can spend quite a lot of time here, as there are many exhibits and a good variety of different types of art. A...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I was with a friend on a business trip, we walk by and by curiosity we entered and to our plaisant surprised it was very interesting, ww1 tour, amazing gold and jewelry display, and a astonishing stone art gallery. Unfortunately I did not take photos...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

There is a very long walk to access this museum..all around the parliament buildings. On arrival, we were met by an extremely rude and surly security to put our bags through the x-ray. It's December and 1 degree outside so we needed a moment to...More

1  Thank Saskia201515
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

It took a long time to locate this place and that included asking a number of people how to get there. Basically, you have to go to the back of the Parliament, but only on the south side (left side when walking down the big...More

2  Thank JoeSeg
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

The ground floor is probably easiest to understand as it contains social realist art from the 1960s till 1989 the year communist rule in Romania ended. I liked the weeping pig and figures of four women in boxes. In a way funny to see the...More

1  Thank Robert937
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is situated in a ridiculous location on an hidden bafk ard of the parlament, which forces you to walk a lot to reach it. The staff is very rude and not willing to help.Two of the temparary exhibitions were very interesting and well...More

1  Thank antonio_almeida9
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Was something new to me, but gave it a try in Night of Museums. And i enjoyed it. Some things were too absurd for me, but it was a pleasant surprise. Give it a try

Thank Ştefănescu L
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Quite hard to find / access at first... you have to enter from the West and it can be quite a long walk if you come from the east... However, it is definitely worth it ! 5 floors in total with 5 totally different exhibition,...More

1  Thank Virontherun
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carolofla
8 July 2016|
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Response from Ulysses336 | Reviewed this property |
the Museum is located in the E4 wing of the Parliament,in fact a glass building ; I checked on the Internet but I couldn't find any temporary exhibition scheduled for November 2016 ; you can further check on the Internet by... More
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