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Triumph Arch

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Reviewed December 8, 2018

Very neat & impressive after its recent renovations, this famous site is a landmark of the Capital City in Romania's Centenary Year, the most appropriate Monument to mark that event

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed November 27, 2018

It's an ordinary arch. Huge but no speciality... It is close to Herastrau Park and Dimitri Gusti Museum.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Basak M
Reviewed November 24, 2018

very similar to the one in Paris, however a scaled down version.. forms a gateway to the city, leads straight to the city center.. cannot be accessed on regular days, except during the national celebration period when its open for visitors. so just a good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jophy D
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Whether by taxi or bus, you will pass this arch on your way to or from the airport. Stay on the left side of your vehicle for the best view. If you miss it because you were dozing, well catch it’s twin in Paris next...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tomTmoney
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The arch was built to commemorate the heroes of the First World War and also the War of Independence. When I first saw it I had to look twice, thinking I had been transported somehow to Paris. It is also very similar to London's Marble...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin F
Reviewed October 17, 2018

In my opinion The Triumph Arch was amazing and impressive the area was not as busy as Paris. It's all walkable and don't forget your camera.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

I don’t understand why people want to make copies of famous monuments of culture, not create new ones. The arch is beautiful, you have to see it, it’s a bit of unorganized movement around her. There’s is a small museum in there who unavailable for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NikolayT117
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Yes, yes, you heard right, the Arc de Triomphe. Not only will the name ring for you familiar but also the mirror. The Arc de Triomphe of Bucharest is very reminiscent of the Arc de Triomphe of Paris. It is not by chance that Bucharest...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

This is a very impressive feature in Bucharest. It was built to record Romania's independence in 1878. It acknowledges the important people in this period - Karol 1 and his wife. It also houses a museum of guns.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dawn3847
Reviewed September 8, 2018

On our way to and from the airport we went past the Arcul de Triumf a couple of times. It's very near a beautiful park, Herastrau Park, with some very grand houses in the area. I understand this is the third arch on this particular...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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