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Castle Museum

Szent Istvan ter, Esztergom, Hungary
+36 33 415 986
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Let the kids roam the ancient halls while you catch up on history

A great place to bring the entire family. It has as much to offer to children as it does to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
madgasOttawa
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ottawa
Worth the visit

It's totally worth the visit. You are not in esztergom for the bars and night life. It's part of... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Paul P
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A permanent exhibition tells the dramatic story of the Castle of Esztergom, using an extensive collection of pottery, coins, weapons and fragments of ancient stone columns.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“danube river” (4 reviews)
“restoration” (2 reviews)
“km” (2 reviews)
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Szent Istvan ter, Esztergom, Hungary
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+36 33 415 986
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to bring the entire family. It has as much to offer to children as it does to the history buffs. Well over a thousand years of habitation and an active archaeological site, all organized and presented in an informative and always intriguing...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

It's totally worth the visit. You are not in esztergom for the bars and night life. It's part of the history of the place and a must.

Thank Paul P
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

As a Turk who knows pretty much about Hungarian culture and history, it has been my dream to visit that location in order to see some pieces from my history. This castle was conquered by Turks in battle of Mohacs in 1521. In sultan Suleyman’s...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

every castle in a country i like to visit, but this castle is really recommended, the view from the top is wonderful.

Thank emangogo
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I visited the art museum in the castle just to escape the 40 degree heat. Inside there was ac so it was nice and cool. But I found Hungarian paintings very dark and depressing, maybe it has to do w its history. It was constantly...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

The castle is high up at the top of the town and next to the huge basilica so it's worth seeing both. You will also get good photos looking down on this Hungarian town then across the Danube River to Slovakia. There have been restoration...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this place as there's a lot of history and a lot of interesting things to learn. It's 1500 Huf and worth it. Great views as well.

Thank Paul P
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

as two couples came from Budapest to Esztergom by train which took an hour and outside found a bus waiting for taking us to the center. After having a visit to Sturovo, - where is so close, if you try on foot just 2,5 km.,...More

Thank fethi d
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

There is several tour available entrance of castle. We took long tour around 60-90mins at 16.30. Tour guide English was not understandable easily and we spent lots of effort to understand him. I was expecting see much more detail inside. If you go to Budapest,...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

We visited the Castle Museum on 7/15/2016 and enjoyed a remarkable young man as our tour guide. He was extremely knowledgeable with the history and small facts about the Castle and it's long history. After touring the interior including the magnificently preserved chapel, the tour...More

Thank cham12016
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