Budapest by Tag: "Museum"

Museum of Hungarian Agriculture

Why visit: biggest collection in Europe, City Park The Museum of Hungarian Agriculture is the biggest museum of its kind...read more

tags: museum city park

Palace of Miracles

Why visit: child friendly, unique interactive exhibition Getting there: Take bus No. 33, 33E, 233E or take the train from Budapest...read more

tags: buda side child friendly museum

Museum of Aquincum

Why visit: history, architecture, Roman ruins   Getting there: Take the HÉV (suburban railway) from Batthiány...read more

tags: óbuda roman architecture history museum

Budapest History Museum

Why visit: history of Budapest, medieval ruins, Castle Hill The Budapest History Museum (Budapesti Történeti M...read more

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Memento Park - Statue Park

Why visit: history, Communist past, unique collection Memento Park, a Communist-themed outdoor museum located just outside Budapest, is a reminder...read more

tags: must see attractions retro statues history museum

Jewish Museum

Why visit: Jewish heritage, Great Synagogue Getting there: Take subway (M2) or streetcar 47 or 49 to Astoria, which is the nearest...read more

tags: jewish heritage city center history museum

House of Terror

Why visit: history, Communist past The House of Terror Museum commemorates the victims of both the Communist and the Nazi...read more

tags: history museum

Hungarian National Museum

Why visit: history of Hungary, Neo-Classicist architecture, beautiful garden The Hungarian National Museum (Magyar Nemzeti Múzeum) is the...read more

tags: city center culture history museum classicist architecture

Ernst Museum & Gallery

Why visit: 20th century Hungarian art Getting there: Take the Millennium Underground (M1) to Opera or Oktogon stations Ernst Museum...read more

tags: contemporary art art museum

Museum of Applied Arts

Why visit: Hungarian Art Nouveau, works from the Esterházy-treasury, Tiffany and Zsolnay The Museum of Applied Arts (Iparmű...read more

tags: art nouveau art museum

Kunsthalle

Why visit: contemporary art, architecture Getting there: Take the Millennium Underground (M1) to Heroes' Square The Kunsthalle (Hall of Art...read more

tags: pest side art culture museum

Mai Manó House of Photography

Why visit: photo exhibitions, architecture, Hungarian photography, bookshop Purchased in 1892 and rebuilt in 1894 as a photo studio, the Mai Man...read more

tags: pest side city center art museum

Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art

Why visit: contemporary art Getting to the Ludwig Museum: Take the Suburban Railway (HÉV) from Boráros...read more

tags: pest side contemporary art art culture museum

Hungarian National Gallery

Why visit: fine arts, Castle Hill, Hungarian painting Exhibitions in the National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galéria) feature the...read more

tags: buda side castle hill art culture museum

Museum of Fine Arts

Why visit: art history, Spanish art collection, Italian art collection, architecture The Museum of Fine Arts (Szépműv...read more

tags: pest side art culture museum

Stamp Museum

Why visit: one of the largest stamp collections Getting there: Take the Millenium Underground (M1) to Oktogon, or Streetcars 4 or 6...read more

tags: city center museum

Museum of Transport

Why visit: history, original Junkers F13 The Museum of Transport features large-scale models of various kinds of historic vehicles, especially...read more

tags: child friendly pest side museum city park

Arany Sas Pharmacy Museum

Why visit: history, architecture The building of the Arany Sas Pharmacy Museum had given home to the first pharmacy in...read more

tags: castle hill museum

Underground Museum

Why visit: history, vintage train carriages The first subway line in continental Europe opened in 1896 in Budapest. The history of...read more

tags: child friendly city center museum

Hungarian Natural History Museum

Why visit: interactive exhibition, family friendly The winner of multiple 'family-friendly' and 'visitor-friendly' awards (in 2005, 2006 and 2007), this museum is an...read more

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Museum of Ethnography

Why visit: Hungarian culture, folk traditions, the beautiful architecture of the building The grandiose Neo-Renaissance palace that houses the Museum...read more

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The Night of the Museums

Have a sleepover with history; spend the night at Budapest's museums and find out if museums really do come...read more

tags: activities child friendly entertainment museum

The House of Hungarian Art Nouveau

Why visit: Hungarian Art Nouveau, Architecture The House of Hungarian Art Nouveau (A Magyar Szecesszió Háza) is...read more

tags: free wifi art nouveau art architecture museum

Bartók Memorial House

Why visit: music history, art & culture The former house of Béla Bartók (1881-1945), a prominent...read more

tags: famous hungarians entertainment museum

Hungarian Railway Museum

Why visit: railway history, interactive museum, vintage trains & locomotives Getting there: Take the shuttle service from Nyugati Railway Station....read more

tags: child friendly fun activities museum

Kiscelli Museum

Why visit: 20th century Hungarian art, contemporary art exhibits The Kiscelli Museum in Óbuda, built between 1745 and 1760 in Baroque...read more

tags: óbuda art museum

Semmelweis Museum

Why visit: medical curiosities The Semmelweis Medical History Museum, the birthplace of Dr. Semmelweis, showcases the development of western medicine...read more

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Postal Museum

Note: The Postal Museum recently moved to Benczúr utca 27 and the exhibit is now located in the extravagant...read more

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Hungarian National Bank Visitor Center

Why visit: interest in numismatics The visitor center at the Hungarian National Bank is home to interactive exhibits about Hungarian...read more

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Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum

Why visit: music history, piano concerts The Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum is dedicated to the famous Hungarian piano virtuoso, composer...read more

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Military History Museum

Why visit: history, military relics Built as an army barrack in the 1830s the Military History Museum displays an abundant...read more

tags: child friendly castle hill history museum

Museum of Music History

Why visit: music history, concerts The Museum of Music History (Zenetörténeti Múzeum) tells the...read more

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Museum of Electrotechnics

Why visit: history of electrical engineering, the Bauhaus-style transformer station, interactive exhibitions The Museum of Electrotechnics (Magyar Elektrotechnikai Mú...read more

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Hospital in the Rock Museum

Why visit: history, Castle Hill cave The Hospital in the Rock Museum (Sziklakórház Múzeum)...read more

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Going Underground in Budapest

Our ‘underguide’ to Budapest’s ‘underworld’ From natural caves to cold war bunkers and underground...read more

tags: activities castle hill history museum

Holocaust Memorial Center

Why visit: Jewish heritage, history The Holocaust Memorial Center pays tribute to the victims of the Hungarian Holocaust. The complex,...read more

tags: jewish heritage history museum

Korda Filmpark

Why visit: interactive exhibits on film making, the history of the Hungarian cinema industry, studio and set visits The Korda...read more

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Zelnik István Southeast Asian Gold Museum

Why visit: treasures from Southeast Asia, precious gold and silver objects The Zelnik István Southeast Asian Gold Museum...read more

tags: art culture history museum

Festival of Museums

More than 100 museums come together each year in May in the beautiful garden of the Hungarian National Museum to celebrate...read more

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Unique Museums in Budapest

Offbeat treasures and intriguing oddities Budapest is packed with famous museums and galleries, but did you know that the city...read more

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