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The Charles de Gaulle Square has a statue honoring the first president of the French Fifth Republic.
The Charles de Gaulle Square has a statue honoring the first president of the French Fifth Republic. In the centre of the square is the Millenium Cross monument by Romanian artist Paul Neagu commemorating the 1989 revolution.
Piața Charles de Gaulle, București 011857, Romania
The Cesianu-Racovita Palace is a late 19th century Arts Beaux building with magnificent ornate interiors
The Arcul de Triumf was built to commemorate Romania's independence
The Primăverii Palace on the banks of Lake Herăstrău was the extravagant residence of Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu, who occupied the entire block of villas and made it inaccessible to the general public for over 25 years
Cașin Church is a Romanian Orthodox church dedicated to the Archangels Michael and Gabriel
The Zambaccian Museum, in the former residence of businessman Krikor Zambaccian, houses a collection of early 20th century art by renowned Romanian artists as well as French Impressionists
The Dr Victor Babes Memorial Museum is dedicated to Victor Babeș, the Romanian physician who is credited as one of the founders of modern microbiology
Muzeul Parfumurilor showcases different perfumes as well as historical containers and bottles for holding them