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Nice villa, a glimpse into 19th century life at Balaton

You don't have to know the famous Hungarian author to appreciate the exhibition. Certainly, his... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
inorbi
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Budapest, Hungary
Small villa of a great hungarian writer

Probably not that interesting for non hungarians, but for us, it is an interesting place, you can... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
csabadapp
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Brasov, Romania
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

You don't have to know the famous Hungarian author to appreciate the exhibition. Certainly, his routine, books, personal belongings make it all the more interesting for fans, but just to see how intelligent, well-off people lived by Balaton 150 years ago can be entertaining and...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Probably not that interesting for non hungarians, but for us, it is an interesting place, you can see a lot of things that the writer used in his day to day life, and check out the table where he wrote one of his best known...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

I visited with my husband and daughter but we were able to see only half the beautiful house until a noisy school group descended like locusts. Our day turned from a quiet, peacefully restful afternoon to a noisy, unpleasant day. we were unable to view...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

If you want to see where did Jokai Mor, Hungary's Dickens, write his most famous novel, The Goldman, come and sink into old times in this renovated, elegant villa and garden. Take a rest under the protected trees and imagine that you are in the...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2015

We have visited Balatonfured for a few hours and had a quick look to this Memorial House. It was the place where the famous Hungarian writer wrote some of his novels. The area is very nice and to see the house is visible that in...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2014

I have red a lot of about and it's really the same! You can feel the passing centuries! Next to his village is his "wife" courtyard

Thank Laszlo F
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Jókai Mór Memorial House The outstanding Hungarian writer of the 19th century, Mór Jókai wrote his probably most popu¬lar novel, the Golden Man in this villa built in 1870. This unique exhibition gives us a glance into the everyday life and social events of his...More

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