Would you like to go on a cultural trip through time? In Budapest you will find everything you need: dazzling art collections, exhibitions leading through exciting periods of history, thought-provoking – or even shocking – exhibitions on darker times, unique archaeological finds and special underground exhibitions, whose captivating narrative you can immerse yourself in. Choose from the museums of the capital to your liking, but if you have the time, it’s best to tour them all.
The Museum of Applied Arts may be considered one of the most vital stages in the birth of Art Nouveau in Hungary. Pay a visit to this amazing museum, and marvel at the many Hungarian and international works of applied arts, including everything from medieval masterpieces to contemporary works.
If you also find the aristocratic world of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy fascinating, we have good news for you: there is a place, deep in the heart of Budapest, that will transport you back to the early 20th century. The Hungarian Art Nouveau House is a unique collection, where everything spins a tale of the early 1900s – from the walls and furniture, down to the very last coffee cup.