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House of Hungarian Art Nouveau (Magyar Szecesszio Haza)

Honved utca 3, Budapest 1054, Hungary (Várkerület)
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This has to be one of the finest collection Art Nouveau furniture, clothing and pottery in Europe. Dating to the period around 1900-1910, the classic forms and stylised representations of nature, animals and the human figure are all represented on all three floors of this interesting museum. Also, on the ground floor, you can have some tasty patisserie and a... More

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madrid,spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was really sad about this visit. Furniture and thigs just puttting together without a reason. Poor, but expensive tickect

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San Jose, California
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135 reviews 135 reviews
79 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

This interesting attraction is not quite a museum. It holds 3 stories of amazing Art Nouveau furniture, décor, etc. However, it's somewhat jammed together and generally lacks textual information about the pieces. Still, we loved what we saw, the price is reasonable, and the café charming. A must see if you like Art Nouveau.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Although i loved the Art Nouveau in Budapest, we didn't feel the museum was worth the entry - and you get to see plenty by just visiting the cafe, especially on the trip to the toilets! The food is good, if slightly on the price-y side, with a good selection of nice cakes!

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DC area
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

This museum has an extensive collection of Art Nouveau objects in no discernible order. The quality varies greatly but it is well worth a visit for lovers of Art Nouveau. The coffee shop on the premises, which is accessible without paying the admission, has reasonably good coffee and pastries for a pleasant break.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I did the art nouveau walking tour backwards. I really enjoyed it. Cute cafe...lots of interest things to look at.

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London
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122 reviews 122 reviews
20 attraction reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

I can only agree with others that this is not really a museum, just a random collection of objects and furniture crammed into an Art Nouveau house. The house is best appreciated from the outside as there is not much art nouveau in the fabric apart from a cornice. It is so crowded it is hard to read the building... More

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Reeuwijk, The Netherlands
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70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

This museum was a nice surprise, as we went for the café (nice pies) and found there was a museum too. The museum consists of two floors of jugendstil / szecessions furniture and things. All very beautiful!!

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Hambye
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Although quite small this collection was a paradise for Art Nouveau enthusiasts like us. Well worth a visit to see so many beautiful things gathered together. The outside of the museum is grat too.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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203 attraction reviews
325 helpful votes 325 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

I was really looking forward to visiting this museum, got a discount with the Budapest card, but... it was still quite expensive for whats offered: it looks like just a big art nouveau store.. lots of furniture and just... ehm... stuff. No signs, no information, no explanation, nothing! Of course the stuff is nice, but that is something you can... More

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