Sat, 23 Sept|
Walking Tour Stories in the Armenian Quarter
The streets of Spatarului, Armeneasca, Donici, Toamnei or Franzelarilor are just some of the streets of Bucharest that hide some of the most interesting stories about the formation of the Armenian community in Bucharest.
Time and place
23 Sept, 17:00 – 18:30
Bucharest, Armenian Church
The Armenian community of Bucharest has given important names for the history of the city, and not only.
Among the personalities with Armenian ancestry are: Spiru Haret, Theodor Aman, Krikor Zambaccian or Ana Aslan. They all relate, in one way or another, their name to the Armenian area of Bucharest.
The Armenian Quarter is an identity island of the city of Bucharest, which was born around the Armenian Church. An important monument for the city, it was built as a place of prayer that will survive over time. Then came the handicraft workshops, shops, cafes and everything related to the spirit and culture of the Armenians.
Come with us to discover, leisurely, the stories of the Armenian Quarter and to walk on its quiet streets with the perfume of the past.
We will hear stories about Armenians in Bucharest, from past and more recent centuries, about their customs and traditions, we will see the oldest house in Bucharest and we still have a lot of stories to hear and things to discover.
What does the experience include?
- Discover the beauty and story of the Armenian Quarter
- Find out more about the Armenian community in Bucharest, which is one of the most important in the history of the city
- See what the oldest house in Bucharest looks like
- You have a guided tour, in which your guide will tell you interesting things about the history of Armenians and the Armenian Quarter.
- 53 RON/person (adult)
Requirements for participants:
Comfortable shoes (the tour takes place on foot)
23 April 2023
Start time: 17:00
Tour duration: one hour 30 minutes
Meeting point: in front of the Armenian Church, Bucharest
Last day for registration: 23 April 2023 (02:00 PM).
How it works:
All you have to do is select your experience and follow the steps required to book your seat on the tour, followed by payment.
You will receive an email confirmation of registration and additional information on how you can take possession of it.
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