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The National Museum of Art of Romania

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Address: Calea Victoriei no. 49-53, Bucharest, Romania
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Must see in Bucharest

We bought this 7-day special ticket that covers 4 places for 50 RON. The main exhibition was very impressive. Also they had one temporary exhibition which was very interesting... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Siavoosh p
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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although far from being as famous as the Louvre in Paris or the British Museum in London, the MNAR is the Gallery of European Art has several pieces by well known universal masters (El Greco, Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Monet, Sisley, Pissaro etc.), and the Romanian galleries are full of precious Old and Modern art. If you have more time you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Less than 2 Euros, many art piece, large portion of famous artists, nice presentations- and no visitors! We felt like in a private tour, the guards explaining and directing us. A good 2 hours visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We bought this 7-day special ticket that covers 4 places for 50 RON. The main exhibition was very impressive. Also they had one temporary exhibition which was very interesting. The person in charge of the ticket booth was really nice and helpful. He explained all the different options and was very friendly. As a side note, I would have checked... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The art museum is housed within a former royal palace, which has the most beautiful interiors, to us an attraction in itself. Our main incentive to visit was it was free, that being said we are so glad we went, as we are now lovers of Romanian art, definitely a must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

For me was a bit weird pay to see each exhibition, but both, the permanent and the "art for the people " were amazing... The museum is huge, in a very beautiful building... I took two hours to see everything and it worth it! If you like art, and feel the country through it's artists this museum is a great... More 

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

It has two different exhibitions , the European for me was better because the other is focused to religious art .

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is a stunning building easily accessible on the main street of Bucharest ! It houses what our Greeter described as the best museum in Bucharest ! Unfortunately it was nearly closing time when we got there but the few glances we were able to do of the inside really impressed us !

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Timisoara, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

You'll find almost everything you want to see in Romanian's art history from the greatest painters that lived centuries ago to modern art. The museum also holds the European Art Gallery.

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

I have visited the National Museum of Art of Romania several times, and each time I've had the chance to both enjoy the unique permanent collections as well as the temporary exhibitions. Recently, I visited "Oglinzile Orientului" (Mirrors of the Orient), a superlative exhibition about Orientalism in Romania and Europe. I have also written an article about it on my... More 

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San Ramon, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Like other said, there are two sections and the price for both is 15 and one is 10... I spend in Romanian's art almost 3 hours; have good collection and give you perspective about what Romanian's art are.

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