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#31 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Bridges
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#32 of 255 attractions in Budapest
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#33 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues; Historic Sites
Owner description: A large square constructed in 1896 for the millennium of the Magyar Conquest of Hungary. The square's Millennial Monument is... more » Owner description: A large square constructed in 1896 for the millennium of the Magyar Conquest of Hungary. The square's Millennial Monument is flanked by the Fine Arts Museum and the Mucsarnok Art Gallery. « less
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#34 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
Owner description: The world's second-largest synagogue, featuring a room that holds three thousand people, is a center for the large Jewish... more » Owner description: The world's second-largest synagogue, featuring a room that holds three thousand people, is a center for the large Jewish community of Budapest. « less
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#35 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Islands; Parks
Owner description: Quiet walkways, flower gardens, romantic ruins and century-old trees make up this popular recreation spot located in the... more » Owner description: Quiet walkways, flower gardens, romantic ruins and century-old trees make up this popular recreation spot located in the heart of Budapest. « less
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#36 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: Located on the summit of Gellert Hill, this fortress was built by the Hapsburgs in 1854 to keep the city under surveillance.... more » Owner description: Located on the summit of Gellert Hill, this fortress was built by the Hapsburgs in 1854 to keep the city under surveillance. « less
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#37 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Team Escape is a live room escape game in Budapest. This new and unique form of entertainment offers 60 minutes of... more » Owner description: Team Escape is a live room escape game in Budapest. This new and unique form of entertainment offers 60 minutes of intellectual fun. You need to solve a series of puzzles and riddles to be able to find the key and escape from our Hollywood room. What you need is your friends with whom you can share this memorable experience! « less
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#38 of 255 attractions in Budapest

The Városliget is a great place to spend a whole day. In summer you can take a look at the architecture of Vajdahunyad Castle, take a seat at the nearby lake and feed the ducks... more »

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#39 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Theaters
Theater hosts a variety of operettas during the winter months.
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#40 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Specialty Museums; History Museums
A museum devoted to various historical terror regimes and practices.
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#41 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Performances; Theaters
Owner description: The Hungarian State Folk Ensemble - regarded as one of the best in Hungary, was established in 1951. Its aims were to collect... more » Owner description: The Hungarian State Folk Ensemble - regarded as one of the best in Hungary, was established in 1951. Its aims were to collect and play authentic folk music and to preserve the Hungarian folk dances and traditional costumes of Hungarian-inhabited areas by putting them on stage for the public.During the more than five decades of its existence, the Ensemble has achieved its aim by revitalizing the culture of the Hungarian people. Their rich and colourful repertoire entitled the Ensemble to be regarded as one of the top touring groups in the world. It has performed in 44 countries across four continents and won the admiration of an audience of more than seven and a half million people. In the last few years the Ensemble encountered special interest in the United States and Canada - which was illustrated by their fourth invitation to undertake a three-month coast to coast American tour in 1994. They have also toured the Far East and Western Europe. The Ensemble consists of 30 dancers, 14 members of the Gipsy Orchestra and 5 members of the Hungarian Folk Orchestra. The choreographies are all based on authentic dances, some of them were collected in isolated villages with dance elements dating back hundreds of years. The extraordinary folk music that inspired Liszt, Bartók and Kodály is put on stage by both the Folk Orchestra and the world-famous Gipsy Orchestra. The 5 members of the Folk Orchestra play authentic, traditional instruments and perform Hungarian folk music at its highest artistic level. The famous Gipsy Orchestra plays both dance accompaniments and performs alone. Their rich repertoire includes folk music which inspired Hungarian and international classical composers such as Liszt, Brahms, Kodály and Bartók. Aside from its performances around the country and abroad, the Ensemble gives approximately 90-100 annually performances in its Corvin tér theatre, in the Budai Vigadó. « less
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#42 of 255 attractions in Budapest
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#43 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
The highest point in Budapest offers stunning views of the city and Danube River below.
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#44 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Constructed in the late 19th century, this wide, spacious avenue is lined with trees and bordered with magnificent villas and... more » Owner description: Constructed in the late 19th century, this wide, spacious avenue is lined with trees and bordered with magnificent villas and historic buildings. « less
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#45 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: The Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest houses the most significant European Art collection of the region between Vienna and St.... more » Owner description: The Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest houses the most significant European Art collection of the region between Vienna and St. Petersburg. The exhibitions halls delight visitors with an array of splendid compositions by Raphael, El Greco, Velázquez, Rembrandt, Tiepolo, Goya, Manet, Monet, Toulouse-Lautrec, Cézanne and Chagall, among many others. In 2007 the museum joined the ranks of those museums that attract the highest numbers of visitors worldwide.The Museum of Fine Arts was built as part of the celebrations surrounding the 1,000th anniversary of the founding of Hungary and was inaugurated by King and Emperor Franz Joseph on December 1, 1906. The building simultaneously recalls both an antique temple and a Renaissance palace. The Egyptian Art Collection of the museum is one of the richest of its kind in Central Europe. The Classical Antiquities Collection embraces the entire period of antiquity. The Old Masters’ Collection is represented by around three thousand paintings of the most important eras of European painting from the 13th till the end of the 18th century. Visitors can enjoy the famous sculptures of Sansovino, Riemenschneider and Messerschmidt, in the newly renovated rooms of the new permanent collection of the Old Sculptures Collection in 2013. The Prints and Drawings Collection is an inexhaustible treasure trove embracing the history of drawing and reproductive techniques in Europe. Its approximately 10 000 drawings and 100 000 prints can be seen in the course of temporary exhibitions. The Department of Art after 1800 covers the works of world famous artists as well. « less
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#46 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Cemeteries
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#47 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Concerts; Theaters
Owner description: The Danube Palace was built between 1883 and 1885, in a splendid Neo-Baroque style according to the plans of Vilmos Freund.... more » Owner description: The Danube Palace was built between 1883 and 1885, in a splendid Neo-Baroque style according to the plans of Vilmos Freund. At that time it was known as the casino of Lipótváros – but not in the term of gambling, but an aristocratic club for entertainment. From its built till the Second World War the Palace served as a place of culture, supported many young artists, and even Bartók, Kodály, Dvorák played in its first-class concert hall. Since 1951 the building was carrying out the cultural programs of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.Nowadays the beautiful halls and rooms of the Danube Palace are hosting cultural, social and gala events like weddings and theatre performances. The restaurant on the first floor of the building is only open for private events. It often holds welcome receptions for diplomats arriving to Budapest. The balconies, the staircase and the ceiling were made from wood of oak. In the restaurant the viewer can see how an original baroque ceiling should look like. Originally, the whole palace was decorated with gold motifs, what can be familiar from Baroque churches.The Brown Salon and the Széchenyi Salon are also very nice and elegant rooms of the Palace. For example some parts of the film Evita - with Madonna in the main role - was shot in the Brown Salon. As the other rooms of the Danube Palace, these salons are often rented for various events.After the Second World War the building was nationalised by the communist government. Some changes were made in the house during that era; however, most of them were restored to their original shape. Only a stained-glass composition remained unharmed above the staircase of the restaurant. It is really unique in its own way: It’s an artistic composition from the socialist regime. Artistic, but propagandised: Happy labourers dancing and feasting, while in the foreground a Hungarian soldier holds our national flag, accompanied by two young ladies with red flags – reminding us to the Soviet Union.The beautiful theatre hall is the reason why the building is under protection as part of our national heritage. One of the reasons is the ceiling because the dome is inside. The other reason is that the theatre hall has an air-conditioning system from the 19th century. Simple, smart and effective: The cleverly covered tunnels on the wall are dragging cold air from the cellar based on simple pressure difference. Nowadays this old system is assisted by a modern air-conditioning system as well. Above the stage a lyre can be seen. It is an original decoration, but in the Socialist regime, the Soviet coat of arm could be seen there.The paintings of the theatre hall were painted by Lajos Márk. « less
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#48 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Owner description: Are you looking for a solvable escape game that does have logic? Then we definitely recommend you to take part in Locked.Hu's... more » Owner description: Are you looking for a solvable escape game that does have logic? Then we definitely recommend you to take part in Locked.Hu's game. This is a fun and exciting event with a special atmosphere that provide you a unique and exceptional experience of a room system. The gameplay may differ from anything you've ever tried. We cannot tell you more, but you will surely see why!Test it, enjoy the game! Avialable in English! Locked Escape won the Hungarian Escape Game Competition First Place. Best Game of the year 2013. Check it out at lockedescape-hu! « less
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#49 of 255 attractions in Budapest
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Category: Monuments/ Statues
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#50 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Historic Walking Areas
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#51 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Specialty Museums; Art Museums
Owner description: Designed by Odön Lechner and completed in 1896, the attractive edifice houses a permanent collection of traditional, and... more » Owner description: Designed by Odön Lechner and completed in 1896, the attractive edifice houses a permanent collection of traditional, and not-so-traditional, arts and crafts. « less
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#52 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Museums
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#53 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Art Museums
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#54 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: The museum houses an extensive collection of Hungarian works dating from the 10th century to present day, including the... more » Owner description: The museum houses an extensive collection of Hungarian works dating from the 10th century to present day, including the sculpture of King Béla III's head (1200 A.D.) and lavish 15th- and 16th-century winged altarpieces. « less
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#55 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Art Museums
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#56 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Monuments/ Statues
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#57 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Parks
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#58 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Architectural Buildings
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#59 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Owner description: Do you think you got the brains for the job only? Then team up and visit our place in the center of Budapest. You will find 4... more » Owner description: Do you think you got the brains for the job only? Then team up and visit our place in the center of Budapest. You will find 4 different rooms with fantastic stories and mysteries to solve. The aim of our game is to get out of these rooms by solving puzzles and riddles within 60 minutes with the help of your team. This is not a one man show you will need your friends more than ever before and you do not have to use your muscle at all. You will find clues and hidden objects which will lead you step by step to the final key of the exit door as you probably see it before in computer games. Are you ready to use the coolest gadgets and solve all the riddles? It is up to you and your team to work together and find the solutions. We are waiting for you in Budapest's largest roomescape game in the city center with helpful english speaking moderators. « less
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#60 of 255 attractions in Budapest
Category: Scenic Railroads
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