Bucharest National Opera - is the largest lyric theater in the country and is one of the four national operas in Romania. The building was built in 1953 by architect Octav Doicescu and named the Opera and Ballet Theatre. It was inaugurated on 9 January 1954 with the show Queen of Spades, opera by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Izvor – The neighborhood was located on the right side of Dambovita, between Opera Market and Uranus Street. It was a collection of buildings with architectural value. A major objective of the Izvor neighborhood was the Republic Stadium. It was inaugurated in 1926, in the presence of King Ferdinand and his family.