Event calendar
2019. October
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
Alhambra vaze 1897-1898
This exhibition, which displays the most significant pieces of the Zsolnay Ceramic Factory along with the history of the family, is in the oldest known dwelling-house of Pécs. The Zsolnay family rapidly became well-known and highly appreciated in Europe, due to the strong leadership of the founder Vilmos Zsolnay. Since 1989 an additional interior and gallery have displayed the furniture and the pictures painted by members of the Zsolnay family. continue
The museum building
The dolls are dressed in their original cloths complemented with accessories. Original furnishing of kitchens, living rooms, and shops can also be seen. The museum provides opportunity to present the Hungarian and the European folk clothing of the dolls. continue
The backyard of the museum is the entrance to the exhibition case
The exhibition ward, or better to say the mine openings that provide space for it, was built on occasion of the 50th anniversary of the beginning of bauxite mining in Gánt. The demonstration was built up by the Bauxite Mines Company of Fejér County at the old location of the Mine on Bagoly Hill. The exhibition that has been open since 1978 first functioned as an institution of the company, then until December 2003 it was operated as the filia of the Center Mining Museum and now is operated by the Center Mining Museum Foundation. continue
The museum building
The chance to found a museum in Baja first occoured in 1914. Right before World War I Frigyes Déri had offered his valuable collection of cultural history and his library to the town of his childhood. He had planned to build a culture house, so he bought a site and gifted it to Baja. continue
Open-air picture of the Kiss Pál Museum
The Pál Kiss Museum is one of the oldest rural collection of Hungary. It was founded by Roman Catholic priest Endre Taricky in 1877. At the beginning the collection - named Archeologic Union of the Tisza Region - had about 400 items. The union welcomed all kinds of members, regardless of their religious or social status. Calvinist teacher Béla Milesz and Endre Tariczky contributed much to the functioning of the union for more than three decades. continue
The Village Museum
The Village Museum of Göcsej built on the blind of the River Zala presents the memories of the vernacular people's architectural and inhabiting culture of the village. The wooden church that was destroyed in Zalacséb is of special interest. continue
The museum building
György Ráth (1828–1905) was the first director general of the Museum of Applied Arts. Thanks to his art collection, he was considered one of the greatest private collectors of his day. When setting up his collection, Ráth – just like many of his contemporaries – was inspired by interior design. continue