Chisinau, the largest city in Moldova grabs the attention of World-wide tourists towards its intrinsic architecture, beautiful monuments and scenic parks and offers numerous walking tours. The city is dotted varied tourist places of interest such as the National Opera House, President Palace and Cathedral Park. The National History Museum followed by the Pushkin House Museum showcasing numerous pieces of art and artifacts are best destinations for tourists interested in knowing about the history of the country.
The History Museum in particular is renowned for holding some of the best exhibitions and houses vast collection of old photos, rare books and manuscripts. The Armenian Cemetery and the Jewish Cemetery located in Kishinev are two of the famous attractions in the capital city. The old Choir Synagogue at Kishinev which has now been converted into the Theater of Drama Chekhov is another important attraction for tourists.