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HM, Museum and Institution of Military History - Budapest
Museum entrance
Address: 1014, Budapest T├│th ├ürp├íd s├ęt├íny 40.
Phone number: (1) 325-1600, (1) 325-1601
Opening hours: 01.04-31.09.: Tue-Sun 10-18
01.10-31.03.: Tue-Sun 10-16
Permanent exhibitions
War Photo
The three rivers in the title became symbols of the history of the 20th century of Hungary. The Piave was the river of the soldiers of WWI, the witness of the heroism of Hungarian soldiers. The River Don was the witness to the tragedy of Hungarian soldiers. The Danube is the symbol of our present, but it has seen many of falls and victories. These three rivers are three points of orientation in our messed up history. continue
A taste of the exhibition
By the end of the 1940's, power was in the hand of the communist by the Russians overseeing them. Hungary became the vassal of the Soviet Union with all the political, economic and military consequences. The following forty years behind the Iron Curtain was the era of National Socialism, the darkest episode coming in the first part of the 1950's with Mátyás Rákosi as the head of the country. continue