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Romanian Athenaeum (Ateneul Roman)

Str. Franklin 1, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 315 6875
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“concert hall” (168 reviews)
“george enescu” (81 reviews)
Str. Franklin 1, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 315 6875
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Reviewed yesterday

this place is amazing! build from people's money, following the slogan: 1 Leu for the Ateneu, this place is worth the 1 Leu we each invested in it. It's not only a small-medium type of building, but it's majestic, yet not opulent. I don't know...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was at the Enescu festival, the third classical music festival in the world. Worth every penny! Fabulous artists, amazing concert hall, excelent acoustic, elegant and educated public. One of the best experience possible every two years

Thank simion b
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Ateneum inside when we bought the tickets for the piano concert. The only trouble is that you must be quick to get tickets especially for those concerts that are included in the annual tickets.

Thank auratheodora
Reviewed 3 days ago

This theater was impressive for his architecture and beauty. Wide variety of marbles, great decorations and paintings. Attention to every detail and very well maintained.

Thank FicherD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is impressive: the hall, the scene, the acoustic. Even the space between the chairs creates you a confort in order to seat and just...listen.I encourage everyone to hear musique in this special place.

Thank fotache_ana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Concert hall in an old riding school, with a very unusual shape. The wall frescoe about the history of Romania is a must to understand the counrty.

Thank Sophie-lechaiduport
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Built in 1888 and only seating 800 lucky patrons this music venue is a treat to the eyes and ears. We were lucky to have a private tour and marveled at the design and the acoustics. Be sure to add this beautiful building to your...More

Thank Dickson0202
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place , but it's necessary to go inside and see architecture , rich decoration, scene and stage.

Thank Gabriela O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building is so beautiful and imposing, yet its size does not overwhelm you. I just love looking at the artful details everytime i go. It is set in a nice area of Bucharest, so close to other monumental buildings like the Royal Palace and...More

Thank miru123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go to a concert here when you have time. It is wholly worth it and you will lounge to return again. One of the best things in Bucharest

Thank PalikaryaX
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Response from steve g | Reviewed this property |
the website has all the information. I tried to put a link on here but it's not allowed!
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Response from Michelle364 | Reviewed this property |
Ticket office is open Monday to Friday 12:00 to 19:00. Saturday-Sunday: 16:00-19:00, only if there are concerts. The performances are usually excellent, but the beauty of this very elegant Concert Hall is also an... More