A lot f buildings around a square that are adjoined. The buildings have great architecture and look reasonably well kept Square are in the middle has 4 statues as monuments to people and the history of the city
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University Palace is one of the buildings of University of Bucharest situated on University Square. In front of the University you can see the statues of Ion Heliade Rădulescu, Michael the Brave, Gheorghe Lazăr and Spiru Haret.
The place literally doesn't change from visit to visit. Everything is still there, including the dirty streets and the graffiti on the walls (which is anything but artistic). You don't need more than 5 minutes just to pass through this area.
The university is the back drop of a large square. It was busy with a theater festival when we visited. There was also a group of protesters walking through. It seemed peaceful, but we avoid protests when traveling so we did not linger. Interesting how...More
Piata Universitatie encompasses the University Palace as well as the square adjacent to it. There are four statues on the square. King Michael is the one sitting astride a horse and the other three are scholars notable to the formation of the Romanian language. The...More
nice square , nice university building in the middle of the road you can see a cross commemorating people who died during the revolution , the hotel continental is a good landmark which you will see for sure at that square / also visit the...More
i was expecting this place to be decorated with Christmas lights in late November, but alas, it was not. It continued to be rather neglected and not too looked after, which is a pity, as it has such a great potential.
The University of Bucharest was built in 1864 after the plans of the architect Alexandru Orascu and it was the second university of Romania after the University of Jassy. It is placed in the University Square, one of the most popular squares of Bucharest, because...More
University Square is on of the most important square in Bucharest. There are some important landmarks like the buildings of University of Bucharest and "Ion Mincu" University of Arhitecture and Urbanism, Sutu Palace(Bucharest Municipal Museum), National Theatre, Bucharest Russian Church, statues of Mihai Viteazul, Gheorghe...More