Piata Victoriei, Timisoara

4.4
Take a seat on a bench in the central garden of Piata Victoriei, admire the surrounding Baroque and Art Nouveau buildings, and watch people feed pigeons in front of the opera house. Laid out in 1906, the square features several theaters, a museum, a monument to King Ferdinand, and a memorial to the victims of the 1989 revolution. The focal point of the square is the Romanian Orthodox Cathedral, located on its south side. You'll also find an old artesian well and the sculpture of a Capitoline she-wolf, a gift from the city of Rome. The ground floors of the 19th-century buildings house bookshops, art galleries, cafes, and restaurants. Add Piata Victoriei and other attractions to your Timisoara trip itinerary using our Timisoara holiday planning tool .
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  • The square was beautiful, if it weren't for the scaffolding x the restorations that spoil the visibility a bit. Nice theatre. and above all the glance that goes from the same goes to the cathedral. The central garden, the fountain at night in particular, the LUPA in Rome and for those who want to refuel the many premises are beautiful.
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  • This is a square where you can spend time watching the Metropolitan Orthodox Church. There are umbrella streets, well-maintained shelters and outdoor bars and restaurants.
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