Budapest, Múzeum krt. 14-16, 1088 Hungary
Hungarian National Museum or Magyar Nemzeti Múzeum
The Hungarian National Museum was founded in 1802 and is the national museum for the history, art and archaeology of Hungary, including areas not within Hungary's modern borders such as Transylvania; it is not to be confused with the collection of international art of the Hungarian National Gallery. The museum is in district 8 of Budapest in a purpose-built Neoclassical building from 1837–47 by the architect Mihály Pollack.
Budapest, Ludovika tér 2, 1083 Hungary
Hungarian Natural History Museum or Természettudományi Múzeum
The Hungarian Natural History Museum in Budapest, dating back to 1802, houses the largest natural history collections of Hungary and the region.
Budapest, Állatkerti körút 9-11, 1146
Széchenyi Thermal Bath or Széchenyi Fürdő
The Széchenyi Medicinal Bath in Budapest is the largest medicinal bath in Europe. Its water is supplied by two thermal springs, their temperature is 74 °C and 77 °C, respectively.
Budapest, Hősök tere, 1146
Heroes' Square or Hősök tere
Hősök tere is one of the major squares in Budapest, Hungary, noted for its iconic statue complex featuring the Seven Chieftains of the Magyars and other important Hungarian national leaders, as well as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
Budapest Dózsa György út 41, 1146
Museum of Fine Arts or Szépművészeti Múzeum
The Museum's collection is made up of six departments: Egyptian, Antique, Old sculpture gallery, Old master paintings gallery, Modern collection, Graphics collection. The institution celebrated its centenary in 2006.
Budapest, Dózsa György út 37, 1146
Kunsthalle or Műcsarnok
The Budapest Hall of Art or Palace of Art, is a contemporary art museum and a historic building located in Budapest, Hungary.
Budapest, Liszt Ferenc tér 8, 1061
The Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music or Zeneakadémia
The Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music is a concert hall and music conservatory in Budapest, Hungary, founded on November 14, 1875. It is home to the Liszt Collection, which features several valuable books and manuscripts donated by Franz Liszt upon his death.
Budapest, Andrássy út 22, 1061
Hungarian State Opera House or Opera
The Hungarian State Opera House is a neo-Renaissance opera house located in central Budapest, on Andrássy út. Originally known as the Hungarian Royal Opera House, it was designed by Miklós Ybl, a major figure of 19th-century Hungarian architecture.
Budapest, Vörösmarty u. 35, 1064
Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum
The museum is a reconstruction of Liszt's last Budapest flat on the first floor of the old Academy of Music, where the composer lived between 1881 and 1886.
1357 Budapest, Kossuth tér 1-3
Hungarian Parliament Building or Országház
The Hungarian Parliament Building, also known as the Parliament of Budapest for being located in that city, is the seat of the National Assembly of Hungary, a notable landmark of Hungary and a popular tourist destination of Budapest. It lies in Lajos Kossuth Square, on the bank of the Danube. It is currently the largest building in Hungary and still the tallest building in Budapest.
Budapest, Állatkerti krt. 6-12, 1146
Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden or Állatkert
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden is the oldest zoo park in Hungary and one of the oldest in the world. It has 1,072 animal species and is located within Városliget Park.
Budapest, Vajdahúnyad vár, 1146
Vajdahunyad Castle or Vajdahunyad vára
Vajdahunyad Castle is a castle in the City Park of Budapest. It was built in 1896 as part of the Millennial Exhibition which celebrated the 1,000 years of Hungary since the Hungarian Conquest of the Carpathian Basin in 895. The castle was designed by Ignaz Alpar to feature copies of several landmark buildings from different parts the Kingdom of Hungary, especially the Hunyad Castle in Transylvania (now in Romania). As the castle contains parts of buildings from various time periods, it displays different architectural styles: Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque.
1146 Budapest, Kós Károly sétány
City Park pond and Ice Rink or Városligeti tó és Műjégpálya
The City Park Ice Rink is a public ice rink located in the City Park of Budapest, between Heroes' Square and the Vajdahunyad Castle. Opened in 1870, it is the largest and one of the oldest ice rinks in Europe. In summer months the area is filled up with water to create a pond, which is primarily used for boating, but also hosted several special events, such as the snowball fight world record attempt in 2009 or the Art on Lake exhibition in 2011.
Budapest, Szent István tér 1, 1051
St. Stephen's Basilica or Szent István Bazilika
St. Stephen's Basilica is a Roman Catholic basilica in Budapest, Hungary. It is named in honour of Stephen, the first King of Hungary, whose supposed right hand is housed in the reliquary.
Budapest, Dohány u. 2, 1074
Dohány Street Synagogue
The Dohány Street Synagogue, also known as The Great Synagogue or Tabakgasse Synagogue, is a historical building in Erzsébetváros, the 7th district of Budapest, Hungary. It is the largest synagogue in Europe and the second largest in the world.
Budapest, 1118, Gellért Hill
The Citadella is the fortification located upon the top of Gellért Hill in Budapest, Hungary. Citadella is the Hungarian word for citadel, a kind of fortress.
Budapest, Széchenyi Lánchíd, 1051
Chain Bridge or Lánchíd
The Széchenyi Chain Bridge is the first permanent suspension bridge that spans the River Danube between Buda and Pest, the western and eastern sides of Budapest, the capital of Hungary.
1138 Budapest, Margitsziget
Margaret Island or Margitsziget
In the Danube River, between Buda and Pest, verdant Margaret Island is a tranquil getaway within the city. Pedestrian promenades navigate around parkland, an art nouveau water tower, the ruins of a 13th-century Dominican convent, a musical fountain and a small zoo. Other attractions include jogging tracks, thermal spas and swimming pools. Summertime brings pop-up bars and restaurants, as well as live music.