Sector Map


Sector 1 City of Bucharest

The Legend
     Sector 1 demarcation

* The map presented above serves exclusively for orientation purposes, and does not concord with the cadastral layouts of Sector 1. For further information please resort to the competent services operating within Sector 1 City of Bucharest.

The Astronomic Observatory

Address: 21 Lascăr Catargiu Blvd., sector 1, Bucharest


The Observatory may be contacted as follows:
•   telephone: (during work hours);
•   e-mail:;

The Observatory is located between Piața Romană and Piața Victoriei and can be reached with the following public transportation means:
•   buses 300, 381 - Orlando bus stop;
•   underground station Piața Romana or Piața Victoriei;
•   any transportation means travelling up to Piața Victoriei or Piața Romană;

There is a parking place on Amiral Vasile Urseanu St., which is not very crowded during the evening.

The Astronomic Observatory is open to the public, and can be visited in organized groups or individually. No prior booking is required, however for larger groups (more than 20 persons) it is recommendable to make a booking by phone (021 212 96 44) or email for the sake of better organization. Entrance into the Observatory is allowed upon presentation of the ticket.
A ticket costs 5 Lei, while the categories that enjoy discounts (pupils, students, pensioners), shall pay 2 Lei for a discounted ticket.
Before visiting the observatory, please read A Brief Visitor's Guide.

Visiting hours
Visitation of Astronomic Exhibition and Solar Observations: Tuesday - Friday between 14:00 și 18:00;
Night-time observations: Tuesday, Friday, Saturday - when dusk falls, during the interval 19:00-22:00;
Planetarium presentation every Saturday from 19:30 according to this schedule;
Sfârșitul programului de observații nocturne: utimul vizitator intră la ora 21:30.

The „Vasile Pârvan” Archeology Museum

Address: 11. Henri Coandă St., Sector 1, Bucharest;

Telephones: (+40); (+40); (+40)

Fax: (+40)


„Sf. Sava” National College

Address: 23 General Berthelot St., Sector 1, Bucharest

Telephone: 021.314.92.94

Fax: 021.312.68.21; 021.310.07.73


The Victoria Passage

The Victoria Passage, also known as the „Imobiliara” or „Bossel” passage between the Academiei St and Calea Victoriei.