National Museum Of Romanian HistoryCurrently Closed
- Address: Calea Victoriei 12, București 030026, Romania, Bucharest
- Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +40-213158207
- Ticket Price: 7 RON
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museum, History Museum, Family And Kids, Architecture
National Museum Of Romanian History - Review
The museum 60 exhibition rooms cover Romanian history from prehistoric to Modern Times. There is special emphasis on the Dacian period, The transformation of culture under Roman rule, the revolution of 1848, and Romania under Russian rule.
The three artifacts that people mostly come here to see are:
- A plaster cast of Trajan's column (Commemorating the Roman emperor's victory over the Dacian kingdom).
- Pietroasele Treasure- 22 golden objects from the 4th century, Of which only 12 survive.
- The Romanian crown jewels
The architecture is pretty eclectic - Doric columns on the facade and plentiful allegorical sculptures.
National Museum Of Romanian History Ticket Prices
- Students and retired - 2 lei
- Free for veterans, under 18s during school holidays, preschoolers.
- Guided tours in English/French 20 lei.
National Museum Of Romanian History Hours
- Last admission 45 minutes before closing time.
How To reach National Museum Of Romanian History by Public Transport
- Buses 61, 66, 69, 70, 85, 90, 91, 336, 610 stop Universitate
- Metro M2 line stop Universitate or Piata Unirii 2
- Buses 104, 123, 124, 385, N110, N115 stop Autogara Double T
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10.46% of people who visit Bucharest include National Museum Of Romanian History in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
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People usually take around 3 Hrs to see National Museum Of Romanian History
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National Museum Of Romanian History, Bucharest Reviews
It used to be amazing. The halls, the architecture, the stories, the artifacts were all amazing. The spirit is still there, you can feel it in the kind welcome of every single staff member we've seen, in the attention to detail of the few remaining exhibits... But you also feel the overall lack of funding, the neglect by authorities which led to a large section of the museum being closed off. Overall we'll come back again and again, if nothing else then only to inspire my child. 5 stars to NMRH staff, 0 for Romanian culture ministry.
What an amazing place. All sections of the museums are well placed and very nicely explained in a detailed manner. I spent a long time and enjoyed every single second. I highly recommend to visit the lower part of the building where you can see a copy of the column of Trajan and historical treasure. Employees were nice and I love that you can take pictures for free as long you don't use the flash.
While the building itself is beautiful and big, the collection inside is rather small. You can visit the whole thing in about an hour, including the thesaurus. While they do have additional expositions from time to time, it does feel like a short "ride", so if you're visiting Bucharest for the first time, you can visit this last.
Quite a decent museum, not so much packed. You can easily finish it in 2h even if you are going through all the sections like I did. It gets noisy time to time, as even the security talks loud but in my opinion it's one of the few museums worth visiting if you get spare time. Not much information in English, no brochure which hopefully is not a big down side for you!
Loved it. However we could not see everything due to renovation. I liked the souvenir more... But it could also improve with miniatures from own collection.