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“Tour Guide made it worth the stop”
Review of Heroes' Square

Heroes' Square
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Budapest: 2-Hour City Tour with Hotel Pick-up
Ranked #17 of 459 things to do in Budapest
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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.
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“Tour Guide made it worth the stop”
Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

The tour guide shared the history that each large statue commemorated and added lots of context. Without his direction we would not have stopped. Parking is a challenge. Watch out for busses in the parking area. Ignore the "vendors." Especially ignore the iPhone salesmen.

Visited June 2013
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“Historic square”
Reviewed June 10, 2013

On every tour group’s itinerary it can get busy at such times with added hawkers peddling guide books and knitted jackets. But the square is big enough. The statues are large and interesting but without a guide to explain the significance of what one is looking at a visit will not be as meaningful.

Visited May 2013
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“It was ok...”
Reviewed June 9, 2013

It was just a square to me and I chanced upon it after visiting the par and the Szechenyi Baths.

There was a small parade going on and the soldiers look sloppy with their March.

Visited June 2013
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“Amazing scale.”
Reviewed June 9, 2013

Its a big square alright but worth visiting just to stand in the middle and get that feeling of space in an urbam pile.

Visited June 2013
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Reviewed June 8, 2013 via mobile

Well worth a visit, not only for the monuments but its proximity to many other 'must sees'. Walk up Andréssy and enjoy some spectacular examples of buildings.

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