The ambassadors of France and the UK to Romania marked the country’s National Culture Day by reciting works of Romanian poets. Introduced in 2010, Romania’s...

videophotoThousands of people enjoy the sunny weather and the military parade on Romania’s National...

Thousands of people went to see the military parade in Bucharest on December 1, the highlight of the 98th National Day celebration. The weather...

Romania celebrates its 98th National Day with special events in Bucharest and other cities

Romania's National Day, marked on December 1, celebrates the most important moment in the country's history: the Great Union. Several military parades, concerts, and other events will...
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King Michael of Romania celebrates his 95th anniversary

King Michael I, Romania's last sovereign, celebrates his 95th birthday today, October 25. Michael I, who has lived most of his life in exile, celebrates this special...

New investments dig out ancient tombs in Romania’s Prahova county

Romanian archaeologists have found yet another ancient tomb in Romania’s Prahova county, not very far from Bucharest. The tomb is believed to be around 5000...

Bucharest will have a Holocaust Museum

The Elie Wiesel National Institute for Studying the Holocaust in Romania will take over in administration a building located in Bucharest’s Old Town, which...
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Queen Anne of Romania, the woman who stood besides King Michael I for 68...

August 1, 2016 was a sad day for the Royal House of Romania and the Romanian people, as Queen Anne passed away aged 92....

photoHeroes’ Day special: Monuments in Romania that remind people of their heroes

Romania celebrates its heroes every year, 40 days after Easter, on the Ascension Day. This year, the Heroes’ Day, which is a national holiday,...

photoThousands of Romanians join the Royal Family for the King’s Day celebration at the...

May 10, 1866 - Prince Karl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (Carol I) arrives in Bucharest and is proclaimed Ruling Prince of Romania. May 10, 2016 – the...

King’s Day special: How royalty shaped modern Romania

Romania’s Royal Family ruled the country for less than 90 years, from 1866 until 1947, but this was a period of big changes that shaped...

photoKing’s Day special: In the footsteps of Romania’s Royal Family

May 10 is a special day for Romania's Royal Family this year as it marks 150 years since its establishment. German Prince Karl von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (Carol I)...

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