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Szentharomsag ter, Budapest, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting story behind the building & rebuilding of the column in the square beside St Matthias church. Originally erected to keep away the Black Plague & then rebuilt to definitively keep away the second wave of the Black Plague. King David & the saints &...More

Thank YNWATravelBug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This column celebrates the end of the plague and was also meant to protect Budapest from future plagues. The trinity sits atop the column and there are other statues of angels and saints also feature on the column. It sits in Trinity square on near...More

Thank Fellowtraveller00
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Looks very pretty with all the must see locations in Budapest! Located in the centre of the Trinity square with Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church along with it, looks a very pretty column. Nice place to take pictures with all 3 seen together from this place!

Thank Partha Pratim M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Without a doubt, one of the most striking structure of its kind I've ever came across. Great piece of architecture.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

HOLY TRINITY COLUMN is a wonderful plague column in Trinity Square. In an area of outstanding architecture this is a seriously busy and popular tourist destination and the column looks superb with exquisite details and superb stone work it really is one great piece of...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This column, located in the centre of Trinity Square in the Castle Hill District close to Matthias Church and Fisherman's Bastion. Erected in the early 1700's to warn away the Black Plague, the column is a memorial to those who died of this horrible disease....More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This column stands at the Matthias Church in the Buda Hills. There are nowadays a lot of construction works around.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This column is situated in the middle of Trinity Square which was named after this column. It is a quite detailed statue which was built to celebrate the end of the plague and hopefully protect the citizens from future plagues. The Holy Trinity sits atop...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This lovely monument lends it self extremely well to its immediate surroundings. Overall, intricate detail and beautiful craftsmanship!

Thank starlightShanghai
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the views of the church and the Column together. The architectural design is beautiful and flawless. This is one of the greatest monuments in Budapest for sure.

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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
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
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.