Astronomical observatory Vasile Urseanu

The "Admiral Vasile Urseanu" Astronomical Observatory is the only astronomical observatory in the capital open to the public. The idea of an Astronomical Observatory took shape in 1908, when Admiral Vasile Urseanu became the president of the Romanian Astronomical Society. One of its aims was to establish a popular astronomical observatory to serve the propagation of astronomy among the masses.

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  • Unique architecture.
  • The place where the astrologer Vasile Urseanu lived.
  • New things about the universe and the solar system.
  • Imagination and thirst for knowledge are rewarded with a panoramic image of our place in the Universe.
  • The access
Not included
  • Souvenirs
  • Parking

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the reserved date. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

Important information

Know before you go
  • Large luggage can be stored at the entrance.
  • It is strictly forbidden to enter with food and drink.
  • You cannot touch the exhibits.
  • The reduced price applies to pupils, students, military and pensioners with a supporting document.
  • Children under 7 are free.
  • What's not allowed
    Food and drinksLarge luggage
Address: Bulevardul Lascăr Catargiu 21, București

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From$ 1.96per person
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the reserved date.

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