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28 May 2018
“Hidden Gem”
27 May 2018
Very near the Parliament Palace on Bucharests Unirii Boulevard is the Antim Monastery, one of the most beautiful monasteries in the city.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Strada Mitropolit Antim Ivireanu 29, Bucharest 040111, Romania
+40 21 337 1304
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Monestary tucked between large new buildings. It has serviced communism and the various building booms. A hidden gem.

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Really cool paintings and it is a nice sidestep from the massive view from the house of the people. Changes the pace of the visit for a casual shirt visit.

Thank lonellyshtef
Reviewed 13 April 2018

An interesting sculpture of the esteemed polymath founder of the Monastery, Antim Ivireanul, is the first sight on approach to this exceptional complex, first completed in the early 1700s. The lovely bell tower, today's entrance, with its gorgeous frescoes, was added in 1857. The monastery...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Everything around the monastery was demolishd by Ceausescu, so that it is surrounded by blocks of flats. The Saint of this monastery, Antim, came from a distant country, but was welcomed here and mad a Mitropolit/bishop. The paintings are beautiful, cleaned and restaured. The atmosphere...More

Thank ioana S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

close to the Palace of Parliament there is that Orthodox monastery, 300 years old, build, even painted or sculpted by a a Georgian Orthodox hierarch, Antim (Georgia/ Iviria, Ivireanul/Georgianul) he used for the first time the Romanian liturgical language in the 80" the monastery was...More

Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A bit hidden from the road, this place is a real oasis in the heart of Bucharest. It has well kept surroundings that are truly very old, but also new additions that fit perfectly. I don't know if they have a schedule, but I was...More

Thank Alexandra-Iulia D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A real orthodox monastery, hidden behind the big blocks, the monastery survived the comunist period.

Thank Florian N
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Antim Monastery was erected between 1713-1715 by Antim Ivireanul being dedicated to Saint Nicholas. The monastery was inially built like a fortress, with the church in the middle, the rooms of the monks on the side walls and with a tower on each corner. This...More

Thank Mihai P
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Antim Monastery is one of the top attractions of Bucarest. Do not miss it, near the impressive Parliament Palace, so it makes a good combination.

Thank carolineenwillem
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

It is one of those secret spots one can find when decides to snoop around the monumental, Ceausescu style buildings in the centre of Bucharest. Antim it definitely one of the most important of the monasteries in town and is just going through general restoration....More

Thank BalkanTurist
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