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Palace of Parliament

Izvor St., 2-4, Bucharest 050711, Romania
+40 733 558 102
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The world's second largest building was built as a palace for Nicolae Ceauşescu, who was overthrown and executed before it was completed.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Izvor St., 2-4, Bucharest 050711, Romania
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"largest building in the world"
in 202 reviews
"huge building"
in 181 reviews
"administrative building"
in 108 reviews
"standard tour"
in 105 reviews
"view from the balcony"
in 49 reviews
"sheer size"
in 40 reviews
"security check"
in 41 reviews
"guided tour"
in 179 reviews
"id card"
in 39 reviews
"amazing building"
in 77 reviews
"take pictures"
in 95 reviews
"nicolae ceausescu"
in 37 reviews
"communist regime"
in 36 reviews
"visiting bucharest"
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"romanian history"
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"pentagon"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went with our tour group and went to several of the impressive rooms. Would recommend you to visit this incredible building.

Thank Roadwarriors2
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Reviewed yesterday

A small but very nice town situated in the middle of Tuscany area of Italy. We spent a week in this town, visiting, of course, surrounding places of interest like Florence, Sienna, Pisa, Lucca, the famous "Cinque Terre" and Island of Elba [first place of...More

Thank Peter-Georg
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our tour gave us a real insight into the Ceausescu regime - essential for anyone visiting Romania for the first time. Our guide was excellent, speaking really good English. The building was something else - a real masterpiece built when people were suffering in the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The site itself is huge however the free access limits your ability to explore, unsure on prices to explore rest but may be worth it

Thank James K
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Realy great and impressive. We wanted to see basement but it was closed. Rest of place what we saw is amazing

Thank Marko H
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This building is Huge and impressive! It can be seen from.several points of Bucharest. The inside in wow! We've been to a Christmas concert and to several real estate presentations.

Thank Andreea L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

When you tour, you are only sampling a small section. I enjoyed seeing rooms where history was made. Suggest making a booking for a tour.

Thank nomoremuseums
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visiting for the 1st time and awed by the size of the building (2nd after Pentagon) and room designs. Some conceptual design similarities to Peles Castle. Was there on a Monday and there were English guided tours every 30mins. The challenge was in the security...More

Thank chuko l
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything being oversize, the visit itself is quite an achievement. Rambling the endless hallways imagine the course of the construction, the whole neighboorhood was built to accommodate the style.

Thank TomOpo
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Going inside this building is a waste of time, lots of security to get in, and you only see a small section of the building. Our guide was very good though. I recommend that you just look at it from the outside If you do...More

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petrus1966
3 June 2018|
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Response from CAFC62 | Reviewed this property |
No - there was no queues and tours are every half hour. I don’t believe you would see any more of the Palace with a private tour.
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Dale63
8 May 2018|
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Response from kealagirl | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can take your camera inside even if you do not use it. Mines was in my bag. Smart phone photos are free to take
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