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Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria)

Szent Gyoergy ter 2 | Budavari Palota, Budapest 1014, Hungary
+36 20 439 7331
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The museum houses an extensive collection of Hungarian works dating from the 10th century to present day, including the sculpture of King Béla III's head (1200 A.D.) and lavish 15th- and 16th-century winged altarpieces.
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  • Terrible1%
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Szent Gyoergy ter 2 | Budavari Palota, Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was terribly hot outside and crowded with tourists everywhere, we were quite expecting it to be very busy inside the Hungarian National Gallery but to our delight it wasn't. We spent the next two hours moving around with ease in the peace and quiet...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place full of beautiful paints of different periods. We have loved every single room in every plan, even the panoramic couple on the top. A very well organized exibition.

Thank SemSemish
Reviewed 1 week ago

I and my family spent a whole morning at the Hungarian National Gallery this summer. It is a large museum of Hungarian painting and sculpture, including collections from medieval to contemporary art. It is well designed and pieces are presented very orderly, in spacious rooms...More

Thank Roberto113
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great way to spend an afternoon if you are an art fan or want to escape the summer heat for a while. The Hungarian art masters area has some truly outstanding paintings by important artists such as Mihaly Munkacsy. Well worth the...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an outstanding collection, housed in beautiful, grand interiors. You are perched high above Pest so you are drawn to outstanding views while passing windows. The museum shop has great products at prices I thought were reasonable. Outside the gallery in the grounds is...More

Thank Hamesha I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wednesdays in July there is live music and "wine tasting" in the main lobby with guided art tours. It is very interesting and the live music creates a special ambiance. They call it WineWednesday, what is a bit confusing since for your upgraded ticket you...More

Thank PrincessBT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit if you enjoy art as there are lots of spectacular pieces on display in a cool and calm environment.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is for sure an art museum. Many great works on display. We spent about two hours in the museum and we moved quickly. Admission is just 1800 Ft and half that is you are 62 or older. Student discount as well. Air conditioning and...More

Thank Jackinbama
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Visitor, thank you for your positive comments. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First of all it is a very nice exhibition space.It is so elegant and offers a nice view. Secondly the exhibits are very informative. They are easy to understand due to a lot of information provided here. I found the staff to be courteous and...More

Thank moccalatte
MNG-BP, Közönségszologálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Visitor, thank you for taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback of your visit and for you for recommending our Museum to other visitors.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Don't miss this if you are at all interested in the art of the country, but this is not the usual collection of European old masters one normally sees in big city museums; it features instead local artists, most of whom you have probably never...More

2  Thank traveller7of9
MNG-BP, Közönségszolgálati munkatárs at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Visitor, thank you for your positive comments. We are glad to hear about your pleasant visit and we are looking forward to welcome you back in the Hungarian National Gallery.

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