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Address: Piata Arcul de Triumf, Bucharest, Romania

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It's been closed for ages now

I've been to Bucharest 4 times in the past year and only ever got to see this on my first visit. I know these kinds of monuments require maintenance to ensure they don't go to... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

I've been to Bucharest 4 times in the past year and only ever got to see this on my first visit. I know these kinds of monuments require maintenance to ensure they don't go to ruin but it's been a year now and this is supposed to be one of the main attractions! Maybe you could visit in 10 years... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I've driven by here on many trips to Bucharest. I especially like it when it rains as it reminds me of the one in Paris. It's beautiful and a symbol that above all, life and world events return to normal and triumph over the bad.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

this kind of copy from france culture is normal in Bucharest but ... really, it's for from the original. (and I don't see much the point of the original neither, so ...) if you drive by, just drive around a few times, that's all.

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Holladay, Utah
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I was looking forward to seeing this but it was covered in scaffolding. I was there the last week of March 2015.

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Limassol, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Such a grand symbol of the city, it offers great views from its top. Such a shame it is under reconstruction for the past year.

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Orange County, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

When I arrived in Bucharest and drove by the Triumph Arch I noticed it was under repair/maintenance. I asked the driver what was going on and he said that the city wanted to have it cleaned because it was dirty and the people who did the cleaning job used high pressure washers to clean it and it damaged the Arch... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Now the Arch is being restored, it is very similar with the one in Paris and it is located near Herastrau park.

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

at this moment the arch is not much as is being restored . it is covered up completely so i'm not sure if is going to bee a classical restoration but i must say that it is an important commemoration point for the military

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

It's hard to judge how good an attraction this really is at the moment, as it's currently completely covered up during restoration. My main reason for giving an average score is that it really just sits in the middle of a roundabout, rather like Marble Arch and Wellington Arch in London, which, like the Arcul de Triumf in Bucharest, could... More 

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Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

nice view, interesting building, had the chance to visit it for free in a open door night. at this time it is in reconstruction, and you can not visit it.

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