Event calendar
2019. August
Permanent exhibition
Rippl-Rónai Museum, Kaposvár

Treasured from the Soil of Somogy County

The exhibition invites the visitors to a journey in time. It presents the most important finds in the county, from the Stone Age to the Middle Ages. The items are on display in showcases; however, there are a great number of them still in the museum’s storages. continue
A taste of the exhibition
Permanent exhibition
Rippl-Rónai Museum, Kaposvár

Our natural heritage

The exhibition presenting the natural values of Somogy County begins with the presentation of the geographic situation of the county, which is followed by the presentation of the history of its geochronological formation. continue
Permanent exhibition
Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives, Budapest


This year, The Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives was first opened 100 ago. On occasion of the anniversary, the institution is undergoing a complete renovation. Perhaps the most important moment of that is that the permanent exhibition that has not been changed for more than thirty years is to be redone. continue
Permanent exhibition
Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest

19th century painting, sculpture

Our exhibition, presenting 19th-century art, surveys the work of almost 100 years, beginning in the late 18th century. Here we can see almost all the important works from the time of National Romanticism that have for generations determined the national visual memory. Including such major emblematic works of historical painting as The Women of Eger, The Mourning of László Hunyadi and The Christening of Vajk, the most significant historical paintings by Viktor Madarász, Mór Than, Sándor Liezen-Mayer, Bertalan Székely, and Gyula Benczúr fill two impressive rooms on the first floor.

In the adjacent rooms the visitor can see landscapes by Károly Markó as well as major works by József Borsos, Miklós Barabás, Mihály Zichy, Gyula Benczúr, and Bertalan Székely. A separate room presents the work of the greatest renewers of 19th-century Hungarian art: Pál Szinyei-Merse, Mihály Munkácsy and László Paál. The one-time ballroom of the palace displays works of Naturalist and early plein-air painting that in many instances paved the way to Modernism. Works by László Mednyánszky, Géza Mészöly, Lajos Deák-Ébner, Simon Hollósy, and István Csók form the backbone of this unit.

The Rákosi album, in which the people of Dunaújváros applied for the name of Sztálin
Permanent exhibition
Intercisa Museum, Dunaújváros

The history of Dunaújváros

The exhibition demonstrates the history of the building and development of the town up to the beginning of the 1970'ies. An exciting documen is the so-called Red book in which the citizens of our town solicited for the name Stalin to become the name of the town. continue
A taste of the exhibition
Permanent exhibition
Attila József Museum, Makó

Strenuous Centuries - The history of the town of Makó from its rebuilding to the change of the social system (1699-1989)

The new permanent exhibition at the Attila József Museum of Makó managed by the Csongrád County self-government Opened on 26 June, after six-month's work. The showing fulfilling requirements of the 21st century presents the history of the town of Makó after the resettling of 1699 after expulsion of the Turkish to the change of regime in 1989. continue
The museum building
The village belongs to the Galga Valley in a wider sense. The traditional world of this Roman Catholic community is represented by this exhibition opened in 1970. The Village Council bought the building together with its belongings. The exhibition was arranged with the ethnographic objects collected by Roman Catholic parson Gyula Kozár bought with the help of public contribution. The house was built in the first half of the 19th century and was possessed by the Soós family for several generations. continue
Museum entrance
Victor Vasarely's collection gifted to the capital of his native country had been placed in one of the side buildings of the Zichy palace in Óbuda. The well-kept garden, the view of the palace on the other side, the old front walls of the Fő square, the renovated entrances, its ornaments, restaurants, small shops, in perspective of the St. Margaret Island and the hills of Buda in the distance provides a splendid view and experience. continue
The museum building
The building that gave home to the region history exhibition was built in 1889, by Andor Semsey -great supporter of Hungarian science and culture. It was built to be used as a Roman Catholic school. This school was functioning right up to the beginning of the 1970'ies. continue
The museum building
economic and cultural development of the town. Their influence is still felt today. In 1797 Earl György Festetics founded the Georgikont, the first agricultural university in Europe. Visitrors can get acquainted with the history of the Hungarian agriculture and the education pursued in Keszthely. continue
Museum entrance
The world famous area on 510 acres was declared protected in 1944. It is now the pearl of our geological legacy as it is an unparalleled quarry of prehistory demolished by a volcano 20 million years ago. continue
A taste of the old council house exhibition - Library hall
The Wosinszky Mór Museum is more than 100 years old. The museum welcomes visitors to its various exhibitions arranged in the county house. continue