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Romanian Athenaeum (Ateneul Roman)

Str. Franklin 1, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 315 6875
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“concert hall” (184 reviews)
“classical music” (71 reviews)
Str. Franklin 1, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 315 6875
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice inside, outside. I entered by mistake and i discovered a great place. Everyone must discover it. If there are guided trip i think it can be better. Elegant , superb ...must see it

Thank Ovidiana C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most beautiful buildings in Bucharest.The seat of the Romanian philharmonic, it was completed in 1888 by a French architect but draws on baroque and roman influences.

Thank highimpactuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

A stunning interior showcasing Romanian history and a chill and really nice vibe in the small park outside the building. A nice walk around the neighbourhood will make your day bettter!

Thank Milena Bianca G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place not to be missed when touring Bucharest. Amazing architecture, pleasant concert evenings. A must if visiting the capital for the first time. :)

Thank Denisa G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Romanian Athenaeum is a must-go place while you are in Bucharest, at least to see it from the outside and take a few photos.

Thank Xords
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Placed in the center of Bucharest, The Athenaeum is one of the most beautiful places to visit. I highly recommend visiting it but mostly I would make reservations, well in advance, for seats during the George Enescu music festival. The acoustic is very good.

Thank criradul2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Romanian Athaeneum in Bucharest with a very nice occasion: went to see a choir of kids named Symbol, singing Romanian traditional songs and Christmas Carols. About the place: it is amazing!!!! If you ever have the chance to assist in any kind...More

Thank Mihnea R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Is a wonderful place for music lovers , as it combines good sound quality in an elegant building with local taste. History scenes of Romania is painted in the main concert hall.

Thank Sorin B
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Bucharest's Athenaeum is a stunning building from the exterior, and even more glorious inside. You enter the circular building into an Atrium with broad and winding staircases that take you to the level of the main concert hall. The hall itself is breathtaking - with...More

Thank Martin-Henson
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

After all this time that passed, the Romanian athenaeum is still impressive. The building inside and the resonance are something that you must try when in Bucharest.

Thank Elena P
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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