- The city at the waters confluence
- 7th in Romania, Population of about 250,000 (the latest official estimates in 2011), on 246 square km
- The first documentary mention of the city of Galati dates from 1445 (in a document signed by Prince Stephen II).
- One of the largest economic centers in Romania, with an economic life developed around the Naval Shipyard, Port River, Arcelor-Mittal steel plant, and Mineral Port.
Science Campus, Building D & Building B (Faculty of Engineering), Domneasca Street nr 111 Galaţi
vis-a-vis the Orthodox Cathedral