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A gift from the Italian State

At the entrance to Strada Liscapi in the Old Town, it is a surprise to find this statue, a copy of... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Ian C
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London, United Kingdom
A gift from Rome

Being lovers of all things, monuments/sculptures/statues, we seek out these... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
JnVSydney
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Sydney
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

We came upon this unusual and rather nice bronze statue purely by chance at the edge of the Old Town. I had to wait for ages for one of the locals to finish his lunch before I could take photographs! The statue depicts a female...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This is at the start/end of the old town area and is a very nice little statue, it seems to be a relatively new addition but it looks great.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

At the entrance to Strada Liscapi in the Old Town, it is a surprise to find this statue, a copy of the statue in Roma and a gift from the Italian State in 1906 to celebrate Romania's Latin origins.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Being lovers of all things, monuments/sculptures/statues, we seek out these attractions/sites/sights as they tell you so much about a destination. This one of a she wolf suckling the twins Romulus and Remus, from the legend of the founding of Rome. demonstrates the connection between the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 21 April 2018

It was quite a surprise to see this replica of the famous Roman sculpture in central Bucharest. But a little probing revealed all and it made eminent sense. Proclaiming the Roman origins of the Romanian people, it was a gift from Italy in 1906 to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We just stumbled across this statue as we were walking past it, and did not know the significance as it had not been pointed out in our walking tour. It's a nice statue and must have been renovated in the not too distant past going...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This statue is copy of well-known Roman Lupa Capitolina was gifted to the city by the city of Rome to commemorate Romanians' Latin origin.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a lovely monument of a female wolf and the twins Romulus and Remus. While the context of this monument is unclear to visitors, as it offers no information at all, it's obvious it references Romania's Latin origins.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The monument was part of the free walking tour - happened to be in front of the building we were taken to see. Take the free walking tour of Bucharest - one is also offered in Brasov. Great introduction to city, includes history, info on...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank kanekane
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Despite the fact the bottom part was covered up due to being under maintenance, I could still see the top part and thought it was interesting.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank AliTAlGhanim
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