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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.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Izvor St., 2-4, Bucharest 050711, Romania
+40 733 558 102
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to book your visit in advance. The visit lasst quite an hour: you can make a full immersion in the luxury and in the megalomania

Thank Stasera21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is indeed impressive in size. However, it is unattractive, and was clearly done only to glorify a dictator, not to serve the people of Romania.

Thank James G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A memorial building who reminds us what vanity can do. A place you should see. Alexandru the tour guide of the parliament was very informative and helpful.

Thank DespoinaKo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must see when in Bucharest. The building is beautiful and filled with an interesting history.

Thank ConnieEidschun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the most important icons , you must visit to understand Bucharest’s recent history . The tours are very well organized .

Thank Sorayia L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A must see in Bucharest. One wonders how it was build in the end of the twentieth century. Spare at least between two to three hours for the visit .

Thank Bachir Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Massive building created by the Communist regime. Residents do not like it but are torn between tearing it down because it is a reminder of the oppression and cost of communism and leaving it as a reminder of the waste and excess from that regime....More

Thank BD_in_TO63
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as part of an English speaking tour. The tour guide was very informative and clear. I feel the level of information and time taken were just right. Worth a visit if you have time

Thank chapman-chloe
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I really enjoy the tour, the tour guide Alexandru was just amazing, real credit to his country. The tour was all about interesting facts only, no borimg stuff. Make sure you call in advance to book your English tour, otherwise you might end up wait...More

Thank Katarina38
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Hard to suggest that people visiting Bucharest should not go, but . . . We were told that this building cost $3 billion to build at a ttime when folks could not geet enough to eat. The result is a government building, rated as second...More

Thank del w
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25 April 2017|
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Response from CristiDan | Reviewed this property |
30 lei for photo camera or video. if you use your cell phone free of charge
Eric J
24 April 2017|
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Response from LGBfund | Reviewed this property |
when we went there were 2 tours available - one in the morning and one in the afternoon. it's also worth noting that you'll need your passport when you visit as they need this for security measures.
28 March 2017|
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Response from DanaCercel | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the entrance fees can be paid in cash only, no credit card is accepted.Also the payment cannot be done in advance.