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"University of Bucharest (Universitatea Bucuresti)" Bucharest University Tip by Vanity666

Bucharest University, Bucharest: 12 reviews and 16 photos

 
 

The University of Bucharest was founded in 1864 by Alexandru Ioan Cuza, ruler of the newly united principalities of Walachia and Moldova. Work on the neoclassical building began in 1857 and finished in 1859.

Between the two World Wars, the libraries and corridors of the University hosted an impressive number of Romanian personalities, including Mircea Eliade, Emil Cioran, Eugène Ionesco, Sergiu Celibidache.

Address: Blvd. Regina Elizabeta (near Piata Universitatii)
Directions: "Universitatii" Metro Station

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  • Written Sep 17, 2009
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