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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's OK most people just walk past, without blinking at it, You will naturally see it as you go that way, But this is like reviewing every sculpture in Rome,,,, Which we don't

Thank levace
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park of the fort (if I may call it so) is really nice. Big with a very big lake. There was an open market with food and stuff. People sitting on the grass enjoying their meals. It was hot though. I actually admired that...More

Thank H M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you can tell from the title I did not touch his pen. The statue is located in the same park as Szechenyi Thermal Bath so it's worth checking out if you're going for a dip in the baths.

Thank TarquinBowes-Sausage
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Place os very romantic, near the lake, bit the food is average. Goulash is bed, cezar salad is with 3 shrimps, hamburger is the best option for eating. Expecting sp much more, considering the location.

Thank vodopy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Underwhelming, although definitely striking- if you’re in this part of town it’s worth seeking, but not worth a detour just for this!

Thank LaurenJD86
Reviewed August 8, 2018

If you're in Budapest you have to see 'Anonymous' and (especially if you're a student) touch the nib of his quill pen for luck. Allegedly this will make you a better writer. Anonymous is the 12th century writer of Hungary's first History book - pr...More

Thank lonewolf44
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Greeks had Thucidydes and Herotodus to chronicle their history. The Hungarians have - an anonymous author - to thank for theirs. The earliest accounts of Hungarian history were in the 12th and 13th centuries. This statue pays tribute to that author and have his...More

Thank ElaineAndGreg
Reviewed July 25, 2018

There are many many statues in beautiful Budapest and we were lucky enough to literally stumble across the Anonymous Statue in the grounds of Vajdahunyad Castle. The darkness that radiates from this statue draws you in & it's magical. On first glimpse he looks like...More

Thank lady_britts
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Dark but piercing eyes through his hood make for a very dramatic appearance - almost grim reaper looking but instead of a cicle he has a pen in his hand. Beautifully done. Scale is impressive!!

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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Great place to visit. Lovely park, Castle, Monuments. Well worth a visit. Lots of really interesting History.

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