Culture Palace, Iasi (Palatul Culturii)

The Palace of Culture fom Iasi hosts 4 museum: the Museum of Art, the Museum of History, the Museum of Ethnography and the Museum of Science and Technology.   The palace is built on the foundation of the 1450 Royal Court, whose remains are conserved below the building.         Advertisements

Union Museum (Muzeul Unirii), Iasi

♦ Built between 1800-1806, the museum is the symbol of the 1859 Union between the Romanian Principalities and the formation of Romania as a state. The Union was accomplished by ruling prince Alexandru Ioan Cuza. To read more on prince Cuza, visit Personalities section  ♦  

Cuza palace

Cuza palace from Ruginoasa (Iasi) built in 1804 by Sturdza family. In 1862, the palace was bought by Alexandru Ioan Cuza, ruling prince of the United Romanian Principalities. ,,Câtă vreme va avea țara aceasta istorie, cea mai frumoasă pagină va fi aceea a lui Alexandru Ioan I” * ,,As long as this country shall have… Read More Cuza palace