Freedom Express: Leg 2 – Hungary & Romania

A group of 20 young Europeans continue their journey through Eastern and Central Europe to trace the events of 1989, and Europeana has joined them. The Freedom Express study trip most recently stopped in Hungary and Romania, where the participants …





Romania: Irina Marin Cajal

 Article by Irina Sanda CAJAL MARIN, Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Culture and National Heritage: The Sleep, Constantin Brâncuşi Brâncuşi embodies, not only for me, but for anyone acquainted with his work, the universal Romanian. He is the artist whose sculptures …


Great Union Day in Romania

December 1 marks a national holiday in Romania, celebrating the Great Union Day. This date was created to remember the unification of Transylvania, Bessarabia and Bukovina with the Romanian Kingdom to form The Greater Romania in 1918. Nowadays, The Greater …