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Patriarchal Cathedral

Str Dealul Mitropoliei Piata Unirii, Bucharest, Romania
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Str Dealul Mitropoliei Piata Unirii, Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Why some people gave it good reviews is beyond me. There is nothing to see there. Now, it is true that there there are not many things to see and do in Bucharest, but this place is really a waste of time.

Thank Vio_London_Herts
Reviewed 4 days ago

Been there once and got to enter the church - that seemed to look like a traditional Orthodox church with many paintings decorating the walls. It would have been more interesting to visit the Chamber of Deputies where Alexandru Ioan Cuza was elected in the...More

Thank Madalina I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once in a month is quite ok to have a special meeting with The On in toder to clear up your thoughts.

Thank Marilena O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We nearly missed this place. It was mentioned in our guidebook as being on a hill and we were passing by on the street from where you cannot see it at all. I persuaded my husband to walk up the hill with me and what...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn’t visit the inside as it was Sunday and there was a mass at the time, we just had a quick look, it looks beautiful. Same for the outside!

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

place is nicely located and generally quite quiet, event when people visit. it's not what you would expect from such a cathedral, as it looks more like a regular church. still, worth the visit

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 15 September 2017

When I visited there was a service underway so it was not possible to see much, but the inside looked very ornate and worth a return at a quieter time.

Thank JoeSeg
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This beautifully restored cathedral sits within the Lipscani district and is easy to walk to. Be sure to visit the interior as the alter and iconography is exquisite. when facing the alter turn around and look up to the intricately carved balcony when the choir...More

Thank edavic
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Yet another gorgeously amazing church building in the heart of the city. Gorgeous decorations inside and out. The inside is just ablaze with gold leaf The mosaics on the outside are stunningly beautiful and just gleam in the sunlight. You've got to see this.

Thank Penelope_the_Duck
Reviewed 25 August 2017

the head office of the Romanian Orthodox Church, including the head office itself, a church with a 350 years history and a palace erased to the beginning of the 20th century the palace has a great importance for Romanians, a lot of relevant historical moments...More

Thank PopisteanuG
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