"Hungarian National Museum" National Museum - Magyar Nemzeti Múzeum Tip by cobrioc

  Hungarian National Museum
by cobrioc

The most significant entity in Hungary?s patrimony, the Holy Crown, also referred to as the Crown of St. Stephen, is on display at the National Museum, currently in the Parliament building. That example is used merely to whet your appetite for the fabulous collection of rarities and masterworks that you will witness here amount?s the countries largest historical collection. Sándor Petofi tried to incite a revolution against the Habsburgs by reciting his rebellious poem here on 15 March 1848, and celebrations have been held annually on the steps ever since.

Address: Muzeum krt. 14-16
Directions: Pest side
Phone: +36 1 338 2122
Website: http://www.hnm.hu

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  • Written Jul 21, 2003
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