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Postal Stamp Museum (Belyegmuzeum)

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One Of Budapests best museums

I went to this museum expecting to be there for half an hour and stayed nearly 2 hours.It is in a... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
wingate
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London, United Kingdom
Lovely old house, nice little museum

We went to this museum as much to visit the neighborhood and see the house as to see the museum... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
David D
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Chicago, Illinois
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9 Oct 2017
“One Of Budapests best museums”
30 Jul 2017
“Lovely old house, nice little museum”
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Harsfa u. 47, Budapest, Hungary
District VII / Jewish Quarter
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

I went to this museum expecting to be there for half an hour and stayed nearly 2 hours.It is in a side street next to a post office.It only cost me 250 flentrance fee as a senior.The staff are very helpful,even offering me a magnifying...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went to this museum as much to visit the neighborhood and see the house as to see the museum, and it did not disappoint. It gives a little sense of what it was like to live well in Budapest between the wars. Interesting to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank David D
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Being an avid stamp collector, I could not pass up the opportunity to visit this place. I saw stamps that have been issued in the world, rare stamps and also fake ones. Some stamps are bigger than others, more beautiful than others, irregular shapes as...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

As a collector of stamps from early childhood I wanted to go to this museum. The museum has stamps from every country of the world even if they no longer exist. You have to ring the bell to get in. The man that took our...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Amplegirl
Reviewed 2 October 2014

This stamp museum is a must for stamp collectors. They have a massive collection of world stamps which you are allowed to view. The staff are helpful even though English for them is difficult. It is easy to spend a few hours here. I spent...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Yvonne V
Reviewed 18 June 2014

As a stamp collector in my childhood, I decided to go to this museum as it was close to my hotel. Stamps from Hungary and Poland were quite a treasure. What a little gem .. there are 500,000 stamps on display in catalogued sliding boards....More

Date of experience: June 2014
4  Thank Jennymac1274
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Amazing exhibited stamp collection ! I'd spend 2 h and unfortunately interrupted due lack of time. They hold stamp from states that not exists more !!! Fee is 500 F , is less than cup of coffee in many places in Budapest !

Date of experience: April 2013
3  Thank fesma94
Reviewed 30 December 2012 via mobile

This little museum was one of the highlights of my trip to Budapest! Many interesting displays and knowleagable guides. A must see for stamp collectors!

3  Thank MJBruce
Reviewed 23 October 2012

I only collected stamps as a child but in the 1950's the Magyar Post stamps were special. I had to see this museum because of this. Well, if you have the time it is quite the experience. Somewhere I read that this small museum holds...More

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank Williamdan
Reviewed 25 September 2011

This museum is a secret gem. The sheer number of exhibited stamps is amazing: it is the largest stamp museum in the world, and a must for anyone even vaguely interested in stamps.

Date of experience: September 2011
2  Thank sarandi2
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District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
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crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
...More
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