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Romanian Athenaeum (Ateneul Roman)

Str. Franklin 1, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 315 6875
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“concert hall” (166 reviews)
“george enescu” (78 reviews)
Str. Franklin 1, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 315 6875
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When travelling to Bucharest, you have to afford 2 hours time to visit this wonderful architectural master piece.

Thank Călin L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lot and lots of pigeons. It is guarded. It is beautifully built. It costs 20 Liu to enter per person. Great place to sit on one of its many benches and just enjoy the view. Very calm, frequented by many locals and young lovers alike.

Thank rebazagroup
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Great building with many distinctive features inside and out, and easy to get to. Well worth the visit.

Thank AuldYinGiffnock
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Athenaeum has a beautiful exterior with a garden in front. Inside is just as beautiful if not more. It's used as a concert hall, a lecture hall and an exhibit hall. On the front of the face of the building behind the columns of...More

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The young but experinced orchestra sas electrifying. The conductor managed to keep the spirit up. Excellent choir. Bravo.

Thank Mugur E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a magnificent building in the central part of the city of Bucharest. It has an usual Circular shape, with a beautiful exterior. Concerts are available throughout the year and you need to check in their website to see what is available for the...More

1  Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The architecture and acoustic will leave you speechless . Usually the artists are well chosen so if you are lucky to get there you may expect a great evening .

Thank MayaTasha
Reviewed 1 week ago

This gorgeous building, funded by public subscription back in the 1890s, invites you to admire its classical architecture, decorations and serene proportions. And if you're lucky enough to get tickets to its frequent classical music concerts you'll be awed by its frescoes depicting Romanian history...More

Thank dcr15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One if the most beautiful concert halls from Europe. House of one of the most prestigious International Music Festivals " George Enescu" that is held every 2 years, gathering orchestras and philharmonics from all over the world during the whole month of September. This year,...More

Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The axis mundi for Bucharest's cultural life. The concert hall is decorated as a temple dedicated to all arts and the acoustic is excellent. Last thrilling experience I had there was the performance of Carl Orff's masterpiece, Carmina Burana with the participation of over 200...More

Thank Tedd C
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Response from steve g | Reviewed this property |
the website has all the information. I tried to put a link on here but it's not allowed!
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Response from Michelle364 | Reviewed this property |
Ticket office is open Monday to Friday 12:00 to 19:00. Saturday-Sunday: 16:00-19:00, only if there are concerts. The performances are usually excellent, but the beauty of this very elegant Concert Hall is also an... More