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CEC Palace

Calea Victoriei 13, Bucharest 030022, Romania
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Calea Victoriei 13, Bucharest 030022, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

once upon a time, Bucharest was considered the Paris of the East this building, which model was Petite Palais from Paris, is a good example of similarities between those two cities (another one would be the Arch of Triumph, etc) it belongs to a bank...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked past this building, which was nicely lit in the evening. There was some information available about this building, but nothing extraordinary. Still, it's worth a pass by.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved this building. The dome is reminiscent of the Reichstag before Foster's makeover. Unfortunately the interior, which is supposedly even more impressive, is out of bounds to the public (we did try!).

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't have to see it from the inside because we went in Romania for a weekend of spa. From the outside looks great.

Thank Christos T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a beautiful palace now hosting the CEC bank. Located just across the street from Old Town, it's so cool just to look at. Unfortunately, interior access isn't allowed. Best times to take pics are later in the day or early morning.

Thank RandyKasal
Reviewed 18 August 2017

When visitng Bucharest do not miss visintig the CEC palace a masterpiece of architecture, history and social life.

Thank Marilena O
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Nice from architectonic view and for photo. Not so much time to spend. Suggested time 30 minutes. Its near many other nice sights so it can be included in your visit

Thank ΓΕΩΡΓΙΟΣ Γ
Reviewed 28 July 2017

It is an eye catching building while walking in the old town, but you can not walk in. Only take some pictures while in front of it. Enjoy !

Thank Xena1982
Reviewed 23 July 2017

You can't go inside, but it is beautiful to see! It used to be a bank, but apparently now it just houses the banks administrative offices.

Thank TBSuz
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is another gorgeous building located on Calea Victoriei (Victory Avenue) one of the most important road in this town. Although you cannot get inside, apparently nowadays housing a bank, you can admire it's architecture, typical of the previous century from the outside. CEC meaning...More

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