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Szentharomsag ter, Budapest, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a Central square in the old town many beautiful buildings around this square and into a few very interesting streets yes old town are very beautiful

Thank Odd Lennart L
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Easy to see if you are near Matthais Church and Fisherman's Bastion. It is a statue to depict prayers yo God to let the people not get the black plague. Well done.

Thank shari w
Reviewed 26 June 2018

It appears the intent of the column design is to have an obelisk with figures sticking out of it, but as it stands, it looks more like an obelisk with fungal growth. It is not particularly appealing. Just take an obligatory picture and move on...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Holy Trinity Column is a hexagonal obelisk located in Trinity Square (Szentharomsag Ter, in Hungarian), at Castle Hill’s busiest intersection. There is also a bus stop here, where many tourists get off and on buses. The Column is next to Saint Matthias Church (which was...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This column is in front of the Matthias Church. It’s a remarkable work of art, dedicated to the holy triad and it was raised in 1713 for the memory of the plague victims.

Thank WildDrinker
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Dating back to the eighteenth century, the holy trinity column was constructed to keep away the Black Plague which struck Budapest twice before its construction. The beautiful column located in a square of the same name depicts the holy trinity on top of a tapering...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 28 March 2018

It is so easy to miss the Holy Trinity Column in the middle of Trinity Square while admiring Matthias Church and the Fisherman's Bastion. The original Holy Trinity Column, (Szentháromság szobor) foundation stone was laid in 1700 by the architect Ceresola Vereio and stone carver...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is a must see when you visit Budapest, although we did not go inside it had beautiful surroundings. The architecture of the building is amazing and creativity done

Thank Stuey1985
Reviewed 12 February 2018

There is so much to see on and around Castle Hill, take a look/picture and then move on to more interesting attractions nearby.

1  Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Visited on Sunday 8th October, this is a beautiful statue close to Matthias Church and Fisherman's Bastion on the Buda bank of the Danube. You can't miss it when you visit Castle Hill.

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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
...More
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agsymon
19 February 2017|
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We went there by car. Or else you have to walk uphill or take a lift from the bottom of the castle and make your way towards the Square.
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