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Stephen the Great
The Statue of Stephen the Great and Holy is a monument dedicated to the ruler Stephen the Great, created in 1925-1928 by the sculptor Alexandru Plămădeală and placed in the park with the same name in Chisinau.
Chisinau City Hall
The building of the Chisinau City Hall is a monument of architecture and history of national importance, registered in the Register of Monuments of History and Culture of the Municipality of Chisinau. It was built at the beginning of the 20th century. Architect - Mitrofan Elladi, under the direction of Alexandru Bernardazzi.
Water Tower
The Water Tower is a monument of architecture and art of national significance, entered in the Register of Monuments of History and Culture of the municipality of Chisinau. It was built in 1892 according to the project of architect A. Bernardazzi. Today it houses the Museum of the City of Chisinau.
Building of the Presidency of the Republic of Moldova
This building is for administrative purposes and is located on Stefan cel Mare Boulevard in Chisinau municipality. It is currently the seat of the Presidential Apparatus of the Republic of Moldova.
National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History
It was created in October 1889 on the basis of the collection of exhibits of the first agrarian exhibition in Bessarabia, organized under the initiative of Baron A. Stuart. The building itself, which houses the museum today, was built especially for this museum at the beginning of the 20th century.
Circus
The State Circus in Chisinau is a venue built in 1981 and designed for circus performances. The performance hall, with 1900 seats arranged in an amphitheatre, has an arena with a diameter of 13 m.
Chisinau City Hall Building
At the end of the 19th century the town's mayor, Karol Schmidt, took the initiative to build a new headquarters for the Town Duma on the site of the fire station.
Statue of Stephen the Great and Holy
Travelling monument, inaugurated on 29 April 1928, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the Union of Bessarabia with Romania.
Circus
from Chisinau
The circus in Chisinau was built in 1981, the architects being S. Shoihet and A. Kiricenko.
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Let yourself be conquered by the surroundings of Chisinau! Alongside the city are many curious locations - historical, cultural, leisure. Just 1 hour away you can discover wineries, monasteries, archaeological sites, palaces and manor houses with museum status. Travel and discover!
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Top 10 things to do in Chisinau
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Places to visit in
Chisinau
Monument to the Victims of the Chisinau Ghetto
Monument to the Victims of…
It was inaugurated on April 22, 1993. The authors – the architect S. Şoihet and the sculptor N. Epelbaum. The...
The Circus of Chisinau
The Circus of Chisinau
The Circus of Chisinau was built in 1981, the architects – S. Shoihet and A. Kiricenko. For a long time,...
Shapiro’s House
Shapiro’s House
Shapiro’s report house is a monument of architecture of national significance, entered in the Register of monuments of history and...
National Art Museum of Moldova
National Art Museum of Moldova
This museum is located in the center of Chisinau, being the only institution of the kind in the Republic of...
Church of Saints Constantine and Helen (1777)
Church of Saints Constantine and…
In the past, it was the church of the cemetery of the village of Visterniceni, later annexed to the city...
The Roman-Catholic Cathedral of Divine Providence (1840)
The Roman-Catholic Cathedral of Divine…
The Roman Catholic community in Chisinau, composed almost exclusively of Polish people, was formed in the late 1830s. Ten years...
Park ”La Izvor”
Park ”La Izvor”
The first name, which the park carried for 20 years, was “Friendship Park between Peoples”. It was founded in 1972...
The Alley of Сlassics
The Alley of Сlassics
The idea of ​​initiating such an alley in the country’s capital belongs to the sculptor A. Plămădeală. The alley was...
Republican Puppet Theatre “Licurici”/”Fireflies”
Republican Puppet Theatre “Licurici”/”Fireflies”
Founded in October 1945, immediately after the Second World War, the Republican Puppet Theater “Licurici” remains an exceptional cultural center,...
Triple sculpture “The Crew”
Triple sculpture “The Crew”
In the waiting room of Chisinau International Airport we find a beautiful sculpture, called “The Crew”. It was made in...
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Top 10 things to do in Chisinau
The Zoological Garden
The Zoological Garden
The municipal enterprise “Zoological Garden” had its official inauguration on May 9, 1978, in the Botanica sector. At the beginning...
Travel by Sightseeing Trolleybus!
Travel by Sightseeing Trolleybus!
First trip – first impression! We invite you to get acquainted with the city of Chisinau on a trip by...
Visit a museum!
Visit a museum!
The Museums of Chisinau offer the opportunity to learn more about the history, the nature, the quiddity, thevalues and customs of...
Get to know Chisinau with a guide!
Get to know Chisinau with a guide!
To enjoy the real atmosphere of Chisinau, walk through the narrow streets of the city with a local guide, who...
Take a selfie with “I Love Chisinau”!
Take a selfie with “I Love Chisinau”!
Did you fall in love with Chisinau at first sight? Then a selfie will be your lasting reminder of the...
Buy a national Moldavian blouse!
Buy a national Moldavian blouse!
The national moldavian blouse “iya” is more than an article of clothing, it is a symbol of the nation’s identity! ...
Taste the famous “Bucuria” candys!
Taste the famous “Bucuria” candys!
For seven decades, the trademark “Bucuria” has been the visiting card of Moldova, the largest enterprise specializing in the production...
Discover the smallest statue in Moldova!
Discover the smallest statue in Moldova!
Do you know what Chisinau has in common with Antoine de Saint-Exupéry? Chisinau is home to the world’s smallest bronze...
Attend an event in Chisinau!
Attend an event in Chisinau!
Weekends in Chisinau are rich in events! Theatres invite you to performances every day, museums remind us of the old...
Taste traditional cuisine and indulge in a good wine!
Taste traditional cuisine and indulge in a good wine!
After a day full of excitement we invite you to enjoy the traditional cuisine! With a long history behind us,...
Discover Chisinau by night – the city of lights!
Discover Chisinau by night – the city of lights!
Want to watch a city bathed in lights? Go for an evening walk and discover Chisinau during the night! The...
Most beautiful
Parks in Chisinau
The capital enjoys many parks, some with a long history, others from the communist period, all loved by Chisinau residents in both the hot and cold seasons. In recent years, the authorities took care of the green spaces, which have begun to become more and more popular.
What tourists and travellers say
About Chisinau
Chisinau ist die Hauptstadt der Republik Moldau. Es gibt einiges zu sehen: Den Puschkin Park, den Wasserturm, den Triumphbogen und die Kathedrale. Leider war das Nationalmuseum geschlossen.[..]
Frauen-un
Frauen-un
Nuremberg, Germany
I do love a jaunt to somewhere off the beaten track & this year was Moldova, Transdnestra & the Ukrainian Black Sea coast.[..]
Tastydogs
Tastydogs
Brighton, United Kingdom
Contrary to some comments on website i found the local people to be very friendly and hospitable and no i was not approached by any beggar,s or hassled by taxi driver,s. i ate out at various establishments and found these to be very reasonable in price and good food plenty of variety.[..]
Reded
Reded
Wales, England
After meeting a new friend on the internet from Moldova, I decided to take a short vacation to this lovely country to meet her. There was more to the meeting than the vacation, but for this review I will focus on the travel. [..]
Funloving John
Funloving John
Clearwater, Florida
When I arrived in Chisinau at the airport, my first introduction to this city and the country of Moldova was a customs agent banging on the counter, scowling at me, to indicate that I was to advance.[..]
Maretrek
Maretrek
Jacksonville, Florida
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