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Address: Piata Stefan cel Mare si Sfant 1, Iasi, Romania
Phone Number: 032 147402
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Very nice

Very nice illuminated in the night. After many years the Palace of Culture is renovated and looks realy nice.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Vasile P
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Iasi
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Iasi
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88 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice illuminated in the night. After many years the Palace of Culture is renovated and looks realy nice.

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Thank Vasile P
Wageningen
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97 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Probably the most well known landmark in Iasi, it usually hosts exhibitions and it will offer you a nice option especially on a rainy day. Large shopping area right next to it in case you get bored.

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Thank JohnHartson9
Vienna
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

The Palace of Culture (Romanian: Palatul Culturii) is an edifice located in Iaşi, Romania. The building served as Administrative Palace and then Palace of Justice until 1955, when its destination was changed again, being assigned to the four museums nowadays united under the name of Moldova National Museum Complex. Also, the building houses the Cultural Heritage Conservation-Restoration Centre, the main... More 

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Thank zcorneliu
Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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128 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

It is worth seeing, is it one of the most beautiful spots of Iasi. It is an important mark of the history of the city and it has become the symbol of the city. It was built in the early 1900-s in a Renaissance style and is surrounded by a beautiful lawn, guarded in the front by the statue of... More 

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Romania
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

If someone visits Iasi, one have to go to visit Palace of Culture, situated in the heart of the city and offering valuable information about the history of the city. It is exactly near Palas Mall, another city spot light.

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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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223 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This huge building dating from the early 20th century has been undergoing renovation for around 8 years. Although part of it is under scaffolding its style is not diminished.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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112 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Doesn't matter if its winter or summer time the building is beautiful and worth it to go visit , i went in January and it was snow there it was cold but it was very nice to walk there and take a lot of pictures

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Thank JVDreamBig
Haifa, Israel
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45 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Palace of culture is right next to the Palas mall, still it is under renovation, and the tour inside cost around 170 lei, which is very expensive for only a tour inside, I didn't feel the need to go inside, i just relaxed outside in a coffee shop and enjoyed the view :)

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Thank Ebrahem D
Barcelona
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

A magnificent palace. Amazing interiors. Unbelievable gardens were you can spend time with your children.

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Waterloo, Canada
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Under renovation when we got there. A lovely building, full of history. It is in the middle of a newly redesigned civic centre area, that includes a mall, lots of trendy places to eat or have dessert, even a Starbucks (the only one in the area).

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