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George Enescu Museum (Muzeul George Enescu)

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Address: Calea Victorei 141, Bucharest, Romania
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Stunning facade

Came upon this during a walk across city to old town by total surprise. Brilliant Exterior work, that's been well kept.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darren M
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came upon this during a walk across city to old town by total surprise. Brilliant Exterior work, that's been well kept.

Thank Darren M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building is very nice. Entrance is a art noveeau work very nice, Museum is not the best in the world but let you see the buiding Price of the ticket s very low less than 2 euros.

Thank JMR34Madrid
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old boring and moth eaten. Best avoided and a complete waste of time. Could be great but not well run , dirty with staff who look like they could kill you if you even looked like you might touch something.

Thank Michael S
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was no doubt grand at some point. Now it's run down and shabby and although a very large building, only has a couple of rooms to visit. We love architecture but the faded and limited offering here is not worth bothering with even if going past.

Thank BigMal2
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

George Enescu Museum or Cantacuzino Palace is located on Calea Victoriei no. 141, Bucharest. It was built in French Baroque, Art Nouveau style. The palace is stunning but should be better maintained. You can visit only 3 rooms without to make a general impression about architecture. I was generally disappointed but the palace let me speechless. George Enescu memorial house... More 

1 Thank Cristea A
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The building is exquisite, but the exhibition is a bit poor and the building needs some maintenance... The second room was filled with posters and you can't see the architecture...

Thank Carla Z
Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

We did a walking tour on Victorei Street with our Greeter and she pointed out the Cantacuzino Palace as being the home of the George Enescu Museum and one of the nicest buildings of Bucharest . It is truly a piece of art and a good example of the French influence on the Romanian architecture !

Thank belleretraite
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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful from the outside, but nothing special to see inside. But yes in general it is worth the visit. I recommend

Thank Ilka K
Rugby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were attracted by the concept of houses from many parts of Romania over different time periods but were disappointed to find most were closed so only allowing you to see the outsides of the buildings. Those that were open were very interesting so it's a pity the rest were closed.

Thank David H
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

We did not visit the museum itself, but the exteriour of the builing is nice and interesting to admire.

Thank carolineenwillem

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