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Palace of Arts (Muveszetek Palotaja)

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“great sound”(2 reviews)
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Komor Marcell utca 1., Budapest 1095, Hungary
+36 1 555 3300
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

I went to hear Ivan Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra perform the Brahms first and second symphonies. Wonderful performance. I had a seat, side of stalls in a box of three which was excellent. Beautiful comfortable hall and facilities, superb acoustics, charming and helpful...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2015

We ate at the boheme restaurant inside the Palace of the Arts before our concert, which was great. The chicken soup had a very nice broth, with a few small pieces of chicken and some julienne vegetables. The pasta with mushrooms was fine. We also...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2015

If you're in Budapest or will be soon, make the Palace of Arts a must see. Majestically situated on the Danube, seeing this modern gem of architecture is impressive. There is an exhibition there in the Ludwig Museum section featuring photos depicting life as seen...More

Thank Stan W
Reviewed 3 April 2015

My choir, and I performed here during our stay in Budapest, when competing in the "Budapest International Choral Games". The staff who worked there was very accommodating, friendly and helpful. The concert hall was wonderful, perfect acoustics and the rehearsal rooms was very good too....More

1  Thank Gamernurse
Reviewed 16 March 2015

The building is a little far away from the center, and not well-known. It is next to the Danube in a new area of the city with modern office buildings and a nice garden along the river. It is definitively worth walk in the area...More

Thank sipivu
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This great music hall has probably one of the best acoustics in Central Europe. You have perfect view from every seat, and your can hear every sound perfectly wherever you sit (even the last row of the 3rd balcony. Free parking during performances and easy...More

3  Thank borai
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We visited the Stravinsky marathon in the Palace of Arts. Arriving early to a concert has a great advantage: you can walk around in the inside of "Müpa" checking the interior architecture that is a bit mixed, but it has very nice things to show,...More

Thank Gabor1979
Reviewed 19 January 2015

This is must see place if you love culture and love to understand Budapest culture . this palace was officially opened about 10 years ago and they have 10th opening anniversary planned in March .

1  Thank jasbir_bajaj
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Attanded a classical concert there, and really liked the space as well as the sound quality. Great choice of events!

Thank Chagalllll
Reviewed 16 January 2015

the building itself is a wonder and I really liked the interior as well, the programmes are colourful and sophisticated

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4 February 2015|
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Response from Sorrell K | Reviewed this property |
The Palace of Arts is over looking the Danube on it's south east side. The number 2 tram to the Közvágóhíd H stop. The Palace of Arts is a very short 3 minute walk from that stop. You can see the building and with the sign... More
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Response from arnjet | Reviewed this property |
It depends what you are visiting. For a good concert best to book ahead if you want good tickets. For the museum it isn't necessary