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Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria)

Szent Gyoergy ter 2 | Budavari Palota, Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 20 439 7331
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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.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Szent Gyoergy ter 2 | Budavari Palota, Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

We were selective about the paintings we went to see because we had limited time but it's an excellent collection and you could spend several hours to do it justice.

1  Thank Pauline and Ala... D
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for your positive comments. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed March 17, 2017

This is a fantastic gallery in a great location. There are lots of wonderful paintings and other art treasures, all housed in a wonderful building. There is a lot to see and the gallery is on several floors so allow plenty of time to enjoy...More

1  Thank IanGraham2010
MNG-BP, közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for your positive comments. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed March 15, 2017

The national gallery is located inside the Buda Castle. It's location and the castle itself definitely worth a visit. The hill overlooks the Danube river and offers a magnificent view of the main part of the city of Budapest and it's parliament. Before entering the...More

1  Thank Harris H
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to review your visit in the Museum. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum however bottom floor of the museum is quite boring, the top floor is based on ww2 and stalin which I found more interesting, worth a visit however I recommend going here if the weather is poorMore

Thank Nathan H
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to review your visit in the Museum and for sharing both your positive and negative impressions. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian...More

Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Located in several wings of the Buda Castle, the Hungarian National Gallery is a truly beautiful piece of art. Take plenty of time to explore the grounds and look at the statues before heading inside. Castle Hill also offers some of the best views of...More

Thank Matthew C
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to review your visit in the Museum and for sharing both the negative and the positive impressions. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the...More

Reviewed February 26, 2017

The museum is situated in Buda and is not far from the top of the funicular. There are many interesting paintings through the ages and first class sculptures as well as religeous artifacts. The admision was free with the budapest travel card and all the...More

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MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to review your visit in the Museum. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed February 20, 2017

We enjoyed this museum and I have been to well over 100 art museums. It is not among the best art museums in the world, but we really enjoyed the late 19th century and early 20th century Hungarian art. It is definitely worth seeing this....More

1  Thank Charles M
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Dear Visitor! Thank you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback of your visit. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed February 19, 2017

Give yourself plenty of time for this as there are three or four floors with little rooms off to the side with more stuff to look at. You can also wander around outside in the grounds and see various beautiful statues. There is a really...More

1  Thank Andrew F
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatáes at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to review your visit in the Museum. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed February 19, 2017

I had not been familiar with Hungarian art and been positively surprised by this amazing art museum. Personally, loved some wonderful pieces by József Rippl-Rónai, yet this entire museum is a gem (and I've seen some great art museums to compare). PLUS, the views from...More

Thank Achitofel
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for giving us a perfect rating. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and thank you for recommending our Museum to other visitors.

Reviewed February 15, 2017

Everything up to the final floor was wonderfull art and really interesting - maybe descriptions in gallery should talk less about the craft of the painting and more about what they represent but still interesting. Avoid the modern art, total waste of time in my...More

Thank Simon B
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to review your visit in the Museum and for sharing both your positive and negative impressions. We are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

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