Home to the esteemed national opera and ballet company, which puts on productions from September to June.
Classical concerts and organ recitals are held in the neoclassical Organ Hall, one of Chişinău's fin de siècle architectural gems.
Contemporary Romanian productions can be seen at this attractive neoclassical theatre, founded in 1933.
Various cabarets, musicals and local theatre-group productions are performed here.
Moldova's National Philharmonic is based here.
The home stadium of FC Zimbru Chișinău, one of the country's leading football (soccer) teams.
Moldovans are big football fans and Chişinau has three stadiums to prove it. Dinamo Stadium is north of the centre on Str Bucureşti. Moldovans like football so much, in fact, there's an American football team called…
This is where Chişinău's choral synagogue was located until WWII. Plays in Russian are now performed here.