Lipscani is a street and a district of Bucharest, which is from middle age to early 19th century was the most important commercial area of the city. It is located near the ruins of the old Princely Court built by Vlad III the Impaler. is historicly know for being the economic center from Bucharest.
It was named after Leipzig, as that was the origin of many of the wares that could be found on the main street. All trades were found in the area, including goldsmiths, hatters, shoemakers, tanners, saddlemakers, etc., many guilds having their own street: even nowadays, the nearby streets bear the name of a trade.
Lipscani still has Beautiful old architecture building, worth to visit for the envoirment but as well for its history.
Attractions Bucharest, museums & historical buildings.
Open all day
Website Herastrau Park
“A piece of nature in the heart of Bucharest” Herastrau is a huge park with various activities available. The park itself is quite beautiful and is great for a relaxing walk. There are several restaurants and food stands of varying prices around the park. This is the location of the Hard Rock Cafe in Bucharest. There is a boat tour of the park in a large boat.
Mănăstirea Stavropoleos in Romanian, also known as Biserica Stavropoleos a small church in the center of Bucharest. Eastern Orthodox monastery for nuns. The church been build in 1724, by archimandrite Ioanichie Stratonikeas and built in Brâncovenesc style.
Small Lovely church in the old city from Bucharest.
Calea Bucureștilor nr. 289, Otopeni, Ilfov
Closed till the 15th May for construction
Website Tiriac Collection
Tiriac Collection represents the exhibition of cars and motorcycles of Mr. Ion Tiriac. Opened in November 2013 for the public, the collection includes historical vehicles manufactured since 1899, but also performant cars, with a current design. Visitors will find the only collection in the world with the 6 Rolls Royce Phantom produced until 1972, as well as exhibits that previously belonged to great names such as Sir Elton John, Sammy Davis Jr. or Bernie Ecclestone.
Kiseleff Road 28-30
Open from Monday – Sunday 09.00 – 18.00
Website Village Museum
Muzeul Satului in Romanian is an open-air ethnographic museum at the Herăstrău Park. Giving more information about the traditional Romanian village life. The museum is over 100,000 m2, and contains 272 authentic peasant farms and houses from all over Romania. The museum was created in 1936 and representing historical houses from different areas in Romania.
Sos. Kiseleff 1
Open from Monday – Sunday 09.00 – 20.00
Website National Museum of Natural History
The study of biodiversity through research based on collections and the transfer of scientific knowledge to the public, for the purpose of public education and entertainment.
Furthermore, the spreading of knowledge about the national and worldwide natural heritage as well as increasing the awareness of the public about contemporary environment, species and habitats conservational efforts.