Victory Square (Piata Victoriei), Timisoara

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.6/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
Take a seat on a bench in the central garden of Victory Square (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. With our custom trip planner, Timisoara attractions like Victory Square (Piata Victoriei) can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Go for a walk through the center of Timisoara and enjoy the little shops around as well as the fountains and opera house square. Also, get some ice cream from Bruno :) 
  • Surrounded on one side by neoclassical Opera building and on the other by Metropolitan Cathedral, it's probably nicest square in town. Very spacious, with lot of coffee shops, neatly decorated with lo...  read more »
  • Victory square was just a nice place to walk around and see. There is a local ice cream store that we managed to stop at that has pretty good ice cream. It was a nice just to sit there and people watc...  read more »
  • Nice square. A pity it's run down, but I understand why...
  • Best square in town
  • Historical city center. Beautiful regardless of the time of year.
  • Always nice
  • Center of Timisoara, nice, with lots of flowers!
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