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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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  • 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 today via mobile

The disturbing history of the place is eye opening. The shear size is crazy huge. Beautiful rooms throughout. Don’t miss it.

Thank Castlelord
Reviewed yesterday

this is the 2nd biggest building in the world. I had to stand about 250 metres away to take a picture for the front view.

Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed yesterday

Wow! This building is amazing. You only get to actually see about 5% of it but it is beautiful. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and spoke good English.

Thank Mzdsny
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the 2nd biggest in the world. I took a picture from 250 metres away just for the front part. However,was told that it was under utilised.

Thank Dvaid L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really huge and impressive building with nice architecture. Worth to see walking around the city. Close to the other places of interest as Bulandra theatre, Palace of Deposits and Consignments, Old town.

Thank Artem D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is just impressive. So huge and enormous. Went on a guided tour and visited only 4% of this enormous palace. Definitely worth another visit for a longer tour next time

Thank Rebecca J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unfortunately I was part of the tour with older cruise boat passengers, who walked at their own speed and talked through what the guide was explaining. Rude and self important lot. The palace itself is worth seeing if only to say you've been there. Having...More

Thank Kinnie53
Reviewed 2 days ago

The outside of the building is intimidating due to its size, but the inside is breath-taking. The tour was really informative, relaxed and knowledgeable, be amazed by the opulence, the size, the vast amount of marble and the chandeliers. Staggering on every level and not...More

Thank jonorthlondon
Reviewed 2 days ago

even though you have to make the time for this visit, since the tour and waiting takes more than two hours, I think it's a must-see when in Bucharest. the place is huge, and you only get to see a small portion of it, but...More

Thank Ganit_w
Reviewed 2 days ago

The second largest building in the world. Absolutely magnificent. Over three thousand rooms all beautifully decorated. Has to be seen to be believed.

Thank DeralPutt
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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.