Opening exhibitions
Event calendar
2018. June
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 L├íszl├│ Hunyadi and The Christening of Vajk, the most significant historical paintings by Viktor Madar├ísz, M├│r Than, S├índor Liezen-Mayer, Bertalan Sz├ękely, and Gyula Bencz├║r fill two impressive rooms on the first floor.

In the adjacent rooms the visitor can see landscapes by K├íroly Mark├│ as well as major works by J├│zsef Borsos, Mikl├│s Barab├ís, Mih├íly Zichy, Gyula Bencz├║r, and Bertalan Sz├ękely. A separate room presents the work of the greatest renewers of 19th-century Hungarian art: P├íl Szinyei-Merse, Mih├íly Munk├ícsy and L├íszl├│ Pa├íl. 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 L├íszl├│ Medny├ínszky, G├ęza M├ęsz├Âly, Lajos De├ík-├ëbner, Simon Holl├│sy, and Istv├ín Cs├│k 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 J├│zsef Museum, Mak├│

Strenuous Centuries - The history of the town of Mak├│ 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
Permanent exhibition
Kogart House, Budapest


This also means that what you can see on the walls and in between them at our new exhibition are only nodes on the many strands of the KOGART Collection. continue
Eger castle
Permanent exhibition
István Dobó Museum, Eger

The history of the castle in Eger

The first church of the Episcopate of Eger was built on the Castle Hill. Later the Roman and Gothic Cathedrals were built next to it. After the Tatar prowled Hungary, the castle was fortified and was continuously under construction until the beginning of the 18th century. The castle became known country-wide after it was heroically defended in 1552. It has been the symbol of patriotism since. continue
Museum entrance
The museum was nationalized in 1949 which year may be accepted as the year of its foundation. In 1950, the museum was detached from the library. The field of collection of the material was designated in the same year. In the few months following the nationalization the manager was Dr. Imre Szentmih├ílyi. From 1950, Edit Kerecs├ęnyi fulfilled the position. continue
At the corner of Pet┼Ĺfi S├índor and Iskola streets is the most beautifully preserved example of the civic houses in the old ├Üri Street. It was built around 1830. In the cellar there exists an exhibition area and a lecture room. P├ęter P├íl Ottok├ír's reconstructed medical surgery of the 1920s is displayed in the study. Apart from the contemporary furniture, the surgical instruments and the medical history collection of the old County Hospital are displayed here. continue
Coat of Arms Carved of Stone
Dreher Breweries Ltd. has an exhibition which is unique in the country. Its predecessor in title, the K┼Ĺb├ínya Breweries Corp., celebrated its 125th birthday in 1979. It was at this time that a constant exhibition of the history and tools of beer business, and of the brewery itself came into being: the Repository of Beer Manufacture. continue
The museum building
According to these directives the management of the Animal and Meat Trade Trust in 1969 entrusted the National Meat Industry Research Institute with the collection work and exhibition of the relics of the national meat industry. The numerous items collected were displayed in the laundry of the former Meat Trade Company of Budapest. continue
The museum building
The society named 'Civic Circle for the Guarding of the Village', shortly the Village Circle, was founded in Lovasber├ęny in 1993. Their object is to search for the interesting features of the village concerning ethnography and local history, its preservation and formation of identity of youth through the material. Since 1995 a Village House is open furnished with locally collected furniture and objects. continue
The museum building
The imprinted brick collection shown here was collected by the master builder Nándor Őri, member of the management of the Dombóvár Town Development and Protecting Society. The dwelling tower built in the early Middle Ages hosts 765 bricks made in various ages and in different workshops. continue
The Coat of Arms of the Volunteer Firefighter Association of Barcs
The only museum institution of Inner-Somogy opened in 1979 in Barcs. It collects material from the Dráva region. The document and local history collection of the Dráva Museum holds material focusing on Barcs. The documents of present days, that of factories, families and institutions, are tended with great significance. continue