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Secret Gallery

Open Now: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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We went here as part of our private tour of Budapest. We found it a very interesting gallery - a... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2016
Edmonton, Canada
This should not be a secret

The UV exhibition is one not to be missed. We arrived rather early but were happily shown around by... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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31 Mar 2017
“Something I have never seen before”
31 Dec 2016
“Hidden gem, a must”
Secret Gallery in heart of Budapest is a contemporary art gallery, and a museum dedicated to the artist Ferenc Kő. He is the inventor of a unique painting style that uses UV light to show the hidden faces of his paintings.
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O utca 12., Budapest 1066, Hungary
+36 70 218 0102
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This was way cooler then expected! The way one painting tells two -> three stories are very interesting! Definitely a must- I recommend it full heartedly.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank smannsan
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The gallery is unique in its style with paintings being both in normal painting and painting which is available only in UV. The artist, who worked 11 years to create all the paintings is also being the host of the gallery. Definitely worths the visit...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

We went here as part of our private tour of Budapest. We found it a very interesting gallery - a new experience for us. We quite enjoyed checking out each piece of artwork and this history that went with each piece of art. If you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank kpatters
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The UV exhibition is one not to be missed. We arrived rather early but were happily shown around by the artists father with limited English made us very welcome and was keen to show and explain to us some of the history behind those wonderful...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ugandalad
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

The gallery regular exhibition of UV paintings is awsome. The host ( Nayomi ) was super friendly and proffesional. The contemporary exhibition that was at our visit was a bit of a waste of time, but the UV art made the visit worth the time.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

I found it through my friends, and I had big expectations. When I was there the price was good, and the paintings too, but the others... The smell is moldy the customer care is zero, the person who was there was not nice, doesn't even...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank ElisabethMitchells
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A small exhibition of unusual artwork that will leave your mind blown. No, really, it is as fascinating as it gets. Don't think of it as a gallery with paintings, think of it as an augmented reality tool that helps you understand the vision of...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Miklós G
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

My partner and I decided to visit here after seeing very positive reviews on TripAdvisor. So glad we did! This is a collection of paintings and a room installation by a rather unique Hungarian artist who produces paintings with various layers: a base layer like...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Culturevulture84
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

It's also one of the rare finds in Budapest, why it is a must to come here if you are looking for local art! It's a small gallery owned by the painter and his family. The paintings are one of a kind by using a...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank JackBartender
Reviewed 15 February 2016

That little gallery (Ó utca 12, Budapest) is full of art, talent and experience. If you have a free hour, you have to see it. I discovered a new side of painting, it was amazing, I loved it. I just visited the gallery today, but...More

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