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Palace of Arts (Muveszetek Palotaja)

Komor Marcell u. 1., Budapest 1095 , Hungary (Várkerület)
(1) 555-3300
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Ranked #10 of 236 attractions in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Theaters
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Gainesville FL
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My family and I attended a dance performance at the Palace of Arts. It is comprised of several theatres, is modern and up to date. Because there are several theatres, it can be confusing to navigate to the appropriate one, especially if there are issues with stairs. However, the staff is helpful and can oint you in the right direction.... More

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Lewisville, Texas
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4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We were there for a concert. Very impressive building, the acoustics are incredible. It also has a nice cafe which serves specialty coffees and pastries.

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Budapest, Hungary
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

This is truly a Palace of Arts - many different art forms coexist in this gorgeous work of modern architecture. We usually go there for concerts (the acoustics of the concert hall are exceptional) but the Ludwig Museum, the theatre, the restaurants, cafés and the bookshops are worth a visit too!

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Durham, United Kingdom
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10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

The external architecture of this building is lovely. I would certainly recommend it to visit if you are interested in Art. Like most places it is very easy to find.

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Budapest, Hungary
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We've attented a film music concert by the orchestra of Budafok, it was really awesome, the acustic is really great in this performing hall.

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leics
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Historical interest and a great view of Budapeast. ............... Nice walk over the bridge to get to it and a quirky little train taken.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I have purchased a couple of tickets to the National Philharmonic performance at Palace of Arts, using the internet site (mupa.hu) just before our trip to Budapest. The place is very impressive, interesting architecture and beutiful interior. The Bella Bartok National Concert Hall is one of the best - the sits are comfortable, the view and sound is great. Nevertheless... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Visited for the Night Circus and it was FANTASTIC. The venue is lovely, tickets are cheap, and it's easily accessible by public transport.

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Western Galilee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Just returned from a tour at MUPA with our dance company. Astounding architechture and excellent personnell at this center. If you want to enjoy a concert or show in Budapest, then MUPA is your venue of choice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Both classical or modern, it houses the Ludwig Museum (modern arts) too). The National Concert Hall and the Festival Theater offer vibrant programs, such as Recirquel, a contemporary new style circus, almost like a ballet performance. Take care, the food is not at the top. The restaurant Muvezs is trying to offer something better but without success.

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