Budapest History Museum, Budapest

3.3
#15 of 94 in Museums in Budapest
Gain insight into the long history that has shaped today’s Budapest at Budapest History Museum, located within the Buda Castle complex. See artifacts originating from the Stone Age to World War II, the oldest of which dates back 40,000 years. Browse the permanent collections on display, including the Medieval Royal Palace of the Buda Castle, Budapest in the Middle Ages, Gothic Sculptures from the Royal Palace of Buda, and Light and Shadow, detailing the 1,000-year history of the capital. Head down to the basement level to check out the authentic remains of the 13th-century medieval palace. Be sure to walk out into the courtyard and gardens for expansive views across the city. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Budapest History Museum by using our Budapest trip itinerary planning site .
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  • Not much to tell. A museum is a museum. It takes a lot of time if you tend to read everything that is on display. For a museum like this it would be nice to have a guided tour every hour or so.  more »
  • This was renovated and rebuilt .The permanent collection at this museum include all kinds of history of the rulers ,Bronze age, medieval and modern age ,and political and social history. Hungary....  more »
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  • The time-line on the 1. floor is fantastic. It really tells the great, dramatic story of Budapest in a good, chronology way. Because Budapest has been involved in almost all greater conflicts of Europe, it was a good reminder of this piece of history. The rest of the museum was ok
  • Very informative n museum is very big. Exhibits were not so interesting.
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