Event calendar
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Kiskun Museum - Kiskunf├ęlegyh├íza
The museum building
Address: 6100, Kiskunf├ęlegyh├íza Dr. Holl├│ Lajos ├║t 9.
Phone number: (76) 461-468
The Kiskun Museum was founded in 1902 by Gyula Szalay, the versatile teacher of the local secondary school. In 1912 the growing collection of antiques were placed in the late-baroque Greek house, and it only moved to its present place in 1939. continue
Permanent exhibitions
A taste of the exhibition
The painter - rewarded the Kossuth and Munk├ícsy prizes - was born in Kiskunf├ęlegyh├íza. He lived in Debrecenben until his death. He himself donated his paintings to his town in 1961. He was a prominent artist of the Hungarian expressionism. continue
The building of the former Kiskun police office
The exhibition is situated in the courtyard of the prisonhouse of the former Kiskun Police Station. Visitors can see the relics and pictures of the torture devices of the 15th-17th centuries. The methods and tools of capital punishment is also demonstrated. In the 17-19th centuries the convicts were emprisoned in work houses and behaviour-correcting institutes. continue
A taste of the exhibition
The permanent exhibition is located in the building of the museum. The display has the characteristics of history and ethnography. The visitors may get acquainted with objects of liturgy of the Reformed Church, the Jewish community, and the Roman Catholic Church living in the area of the Kiskunság. continue