Central Committee of the Communist Party Building
The scene of Ceauşescu's infamous last speech was on the balcony of the former Central Committee of the Communist Party building on 21...
This striking memorial, respected and reviled in equal measure, marks the dramatic events of 1989, when many people died in this area...
Bucharest's most historic street was built under Brâncoveanu's orders in 1692 to link his summer palace in Mogoşoaia, 14km northwest of...
National Theatre of Bucharest
The National Theatre is the country's most prestigious dramatic stage. The building is a 1970s-era big box, but the facilities inside...
This is a touristy, traditional grill restaurant, where the staff don 19th-century peasantwear and everything feels kind of forced. On...
B-dul Nicolae Bălescu 18 · interesting places nearby
Memorial Cross information
A black memorial cross, a couple of blocks north of Piaţa Universităţii, marks the spot where the first protestor in the 1989 Revolution, Mihai Gătlan, died at 17:30 on 21 December 1989.