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Worth the detour out of the city centre

Kiscelli Museum is set in a beautiful building in a leafy courtyard, a short distance from... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
HealdGreenForever
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Slovakia
Very interesting!

If you want to know more about the urban development of Budapest, this museum is a must. Nice... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2016
OZS_ATW
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Budapest, Hungary
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Feb 11, 2019
“Worth the detour out of the city centre”
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The Kiscelli Museum is one of the hidden treasures of Obuda located in a former baroque monastery and church on the top of a hill. It manages a collection related to urban history and fine arts of Budapest. In its permanent exhibitions you can find...more
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Kiscelli utca 108, Budapest 1037, Hungary
Óbuda-Békásmegyer
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+36 1 250 0304
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Did a private event there, gorgeous and the museum staff were amazing! We had a group of 80 people. Reception in the cave and dinner in the ruins. Phantom of the opera performance!!!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

First - it is not easy to reach the museum. you need to have car or to use taxi. Building is not good maintained. Some expositions is interesting, but the general impression - could be much better.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

Kiscelli Museum is set in a beautiful building in a leafy courtyard, a short distance from Budapest's city centre. We enjoyed getting out of the craziness and into a more normal, lived in part of the city as we journeyed on the tram. What was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank HealdGreenForever
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Today the management of the museum closed the building before the official closing time without any warning on the online forums. We planed our afternoon to view the exibition but this way we didnt have the chance...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank DerTamas
Reviewed November 24, 2016

An excellent musuem on the Buda side of the Danube, north of the hubbub. It is possible to walk to this musuem from the HEV train station. Great enclave from it's surroundings. Great artwork and museum pieces. Very enjoyable.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed November 3, 2016

If you want to know more about the urban development of Budapest, this museum is a must. Nice collection of furniture, trade signs and textiles and more... The only disadvantage is the lack of English texts.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Kiscelli Museum is an out of beaten track attraction: while not very central, it is located in a beautiful old monastery building, in an area full of natural beauty: forests and caves nearby. The Museum itself is focused on municipal treasures of Budapest, objects of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed June 26, 2016

An interesting museum for those who are interested in the urban history of Budapest. The museum has a nice collection mainly focusing on the Óbuda part of the city dating back to the late 18th century.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Fotos82
Reviewed May 19, 2016

The variety of the things on display is absolutely amazing! Be it trade, furniture, textiles and clocks, just to name a few. A big historical photo collection, a painting gallery... The building was a former monastery with a long history. A gem not in the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Margrit455
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Over 200 colleagues attended a gala ball here. Very interesting building, tucked away (we had to access by minibus, not coaches, as the road is very narrow). Stunning room for the main event. Food not bad at all given the size of the event. Staff...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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