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CEC Palace

Calea Victoriei 13, Bucharest 030022, Romania
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“calea victoriei” (14 reviews)
“old building” (12 reviews)
Calea Victoriei 13, Bucharest 030022, Romania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An impressive facade for any building let alone for a bank!! The domed entrance with Corinthian columns is a highlight

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must see in Bucharest. The architecture of this building is spectacular and it is very well maintained i recommend you to take a visit inside.

Thank IrinaElena78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought it was an excellent use of an old building. Then people told me that this had been built as a bank and has remained that way since it was built. Amazing building indeed.

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This building is as impressive at night as when seen in the day! Unfortunately visited the area when closed so were unable to enter the building but would definitely love to one day.

1  Thank Tony_and_Teodora
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When I first saw this place, I thought it was an excellent use of an old building. When I took a tour and my guide told me that this had been built as a bank and has remained that way since it was built, I...More

Thank whimsi21
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Defenitely one of the most prominent palaces in Romanian capital, built in 1990 now houses CEC Bank, the oldest public savings institution.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This building is beautiful. Definitely worth to have a look and take a couple of pictures. It’s near many of the main attractions and easy to spot, so you won’t waste much time.

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 16 September 2017

once upon a time, Bucharest was considered the Paris of the East this building, which model was Petite Palais from Paris, is a good example of similarities between those two cities (another one would be the Arch of Triumph, etc) it belongs to a bank...More

1  Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We walked past this building, which was nicely lit in the evening. There was some information available about this building, but nothing extraordinary. Still, it's worth a pass by.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I loved this building. The dome is reminiscent of the Reichstag before Foster's makeover. Unfortunately the interior, which is supposedly even more impressive, is out of bounds to the public (we did try!).

Thank Adam S
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