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Museum of Military History (Hadtorteneti Muzeum)

Toth Arpad setany 40, Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 1 356 9522
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Toth Arpad setany 40, Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
+36 1 356 9522
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a surprise for all my family. A piece of history. Small but very very interesting place. A lot to see near the museum .

Thank isa l
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Tucked away in the citadel there were very few people in the museum. The attractions were well kept with some excellent technology. Exhibitions are divided into 19th Century, WW1 and WW2 and each is very informative. Entry prices are very reasonable, too.

1  Thank Ian T
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you are interested in the Hungarian history, this is a good place to learn a lot. There are mainly 18.-19. siecle exhibits, and to see them all you need at least 2 hours. The museum is at the Buda Castle hill

1  Thank 545medva
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Good displays of milatary uniforms and arms over a few hundred years The museum is located in an old trading school and this fits well

1  Thank Milanoman2810
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you want to check Hungarian history best way is to see it trough military. You need one hour to see all exhibits. But if you really want to check them, you will need 3 hours minimum. Museum exhibits are mostly from 19 - 20...More

Thank DadoZG
Reviewed 18 December 2016

DH is a war history buff. I went along and was fascinated with this museum. A "curator" advised as to how to navigate the various floors in chronological order which was helpful. The exhibits were informative and well done and gave me (an educated person,...More

Thank 2_World_Wonderers
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Very interesting with a large range of history in Hungary. This museum takes about 2-4hrs to go through. Great for war history buffs!

Thank haney98
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A good review of Hungary in the terms of modern military events (1800-2016). To survey every exhibit, it might take some time. Plan on at least and hour and a half.

Thank wlamb123
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We are particularly interested in the history of WWI and there was a new exhibition which highlighted Hungary's participation which we found particularly interesting. There is a lot to see so allow a couple of hours.

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this museum today and looking at the reviews I appear to have missed some of it... the problem is non English speaking staff and the lack of a map/brochure. What I saw was great and worth a 4+ stars - what I missed...More

1  Thank stevehe159
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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What are the operational hours of this museum?
25 December 2016|
Response from Henry A | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you just search it online?
How long is best to spend at the museum? Thank you, Alisa
7 March 2016|
Response from 007Guildford | Reviewed this property |
It depends how interested you are in military history! I think we were there about an hour.
Az elsö vilagháboruban kiosztot kitüntetéseket szeretném képen látni
2 March 2015|
Response from jancsiba |
vanak-e képek kiálitot targyakrol
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