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Muzeul Curtea Veche

27-31 Franceza Street | in Old Town, Bucharest 030104, Romania
+40 21 314 0375
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Having looked everywhere for this site finally realised it was hidden behind a fence.No way into... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christine P
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Unfortunately, I saw no signage to tell me what this small area behind the fence was. It looks the... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
tomorrowsantiques
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Duluth
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“old town” (11 reviews)
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27-31 Franceza Street | in Old Town, Bucharest 030104, Romania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having looked everywhere for this site finally realised it was hidden behind a fence.No way into the site so assume this another site closed for necessary work.

Thank Christine P
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, I saw no signage to tell me what this small area behind the fence was. It looks the same as 10 years ago. There are some remnants of old columns and the newer statue of Vlad...that’s it.

Thank tomorrowsantiques
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Old Princely Court is in the heart of Old Town and I found out about it from the Atlas Obscura book. Due to the fact that there were two walking tour groups in front of the ruins upon our arrival, I would not classify this...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

The bust of Vlad Dracula or Vlad the Impaler is here. Ruins of his court is around, which is under restoration. A museum is also under construction here.

1  Thank njan45
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

It attracts a lot of attention as the only real link to Vlad that is accessible and it is just part of wandering around the Old Town. Nice bust of him and if you don't arrive at the same time as a walking group you...More

1  Thank Dnaray
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is a future museum site. The. You can see some of the ruins of Vlad the Impalers citadel. More importantly is the important church right on the site that is stunning. This whole area will give real substance to this part of Old Town...More

Thank Chinapjs
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Actually this is closed to the public for the past 2 years an according to our tour guide no one is working on anything so I very much doubt it will re-open anytime before the new decade... just some ruins and the bust of Vlad...More

Thank A_Rantos
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Even though it was said to be open on the internet listing (and we know everything on the internet is true right?) it was closed when I walked to find it. I was interested in Curtea Veche because it really does have a genuine connection...More

2  Thank PatMurff
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

the official site says The Old Princely Court Museum (Curtea Veche) houses the oldest historical testimonies of Bucharest, dating from the 13th century. but it has been closed for 2 years and you can only look through the railings at the ruins from a distance....More

Thank Chrissie M
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Having just visited "Dracula's Castle" in Bran in the morning, it was nice to see the bust of him in Bucharest in the evening. I enjoyed my stroll through Old Town because in addition to the many pubs and shops, there were also plenty of...More

Thank County-Hunter
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