We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Margit Kovacs Ceramic Museum (Kovacs Margit Museum)

Vastagh Gyoergy utca 1, Szentendre 2000, Hungary
+36 26 310 244
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
An extensive collection of Margit Kovacs' ceramic works featuring a unique synthesis of folk and Byzantine motifs.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
Vastagh Gyoergy utca 1, Szentendre 2000, Hungary
CONTACT
Website
+36 26 310 244
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Szentendre
Write a ReviewReviews (136)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"famous hungarian"
in 3 reviews
"chronological order"
in 2 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"ceramic museum"
in 3 reviews
"coffee shop"
in 2 reviews
"guided tour"
in 2 reviews
"works"
in 19 reviews
"video"
in 6 reviews
"sculptor"
in 6 reviews
"potter"
in 5 reviews
"art"
in 18 reviews
"sculptures"
in 9 reviews
"hungary"
in 11 reviews
"life"
in 7 reviews
"collection"
in 6 reviews
"beliefs"
in 2 reviews
"beauty"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Well located in St endre in the artist's house/studio. Beautiful examples of folk art - really moving

Thank Peterk9999
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
A TripAdvisor Member
216
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a very well laid out ceramics gallery, with good lighting and descriptions in English. However, the attendants are very rude, and follow you around through the rooms, always standing behind you. This ruined the whole experience for me. I was the only guest...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 19, 2018

This is a fine museum of Margit Kovacs works, but I can't get too excited about pottery....even avant garde pottery.

1  Thank 10sJohn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

It's a very interesting museum for a painter and sculpture artist that lived during the communist period in Hungary. The art reflects in an original manner the folk traditions.

Thank Fane_Babanul
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Margit Kovacs was a 20th century Hungarian artist who developed a unique and very recognizable primitivist style in ceramics and sculpture. Her work can be seen in multiple museums in Hungary and Western Europe, as well as multiple rpivate collections. The price of her pieces...More

Thank Gabriel H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 28, 2018

This is one of the many small, and mostly private, museums in the small town of Szentendre. Some of these museums were closed when I visited, not sure how permanently. This one was open, and I was the only visitor there. The museum showcases in...More

Thank Katrien S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Wonderful ceramics from an excellent artist. The collection is not too big, but you can have an idea, what Margit Kovács did. The sculptures are beautiful.

Thank 545medva
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Really enjoyed going through this out-of-the-way museum! This woman was incredible; her ceramic art really makes you think and feel. I like her earlier work best.

Thank travelhopes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Visited when the a tour group. This is a private museum created in Memory of a famous Hungarian artist, Margrit Kovacs. She did sculpture inspired by mother’s and children, religion and life. The museum is on 3 floors. It doesn’t take long to see all...More

Thank DrKatieRN
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 31, 2017

I love ceramic art - and Margit Kovacs work is fascinating - she worked over so many years and was such a pineer. I enjoyed the pure beauty of some pieces, the uniqueness of others. I was accompanied by someone who is less interested in...More

Thank Barbara N
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Szentendre
Hotel Centrum Pension
26 reviews
.16 miles away
Bukkos Hotel & Spa
245 reviews
.18 miles away
Hotel Waterfront
16 reviews
.44 miles away
Hotel Roz
10 reviews
.58 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Mjam
296 reviews
.07 miles away
Aranysarkany Vendeglo
524 reviews
.04 miles away
DunaOpen Terrace&Lounge Bar
55 reviews
.02 miles away
Langos Stand
98 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Szamos Marzipan Exhibition and Workshop
377 reviews
.09 miles away
Main Square (Fo ter)
406 reviews
.02 miles away
MikroArt - MikroCsodak Muzeuma
74 reviews
.04 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
susan l
April 4, 2015|
Answer
Response from filmex | Reviewed this property |
Dear Susan , In the few minutes I have before leaving for the day cannot find Andras Urszan... I will search and ask on Monday 6th April and be back in touch with you..This short note is just to let you know that l am aware... More
0
Votes