Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), Budapest

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Browse works by Miro and Dali, part of the largest public collection documenting the development of the fine arts in the country, at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria). Located inside World Heritage Site Buda Castle, the gallery features artwork exclusively by Hungarian artists like Medieval and Renaissance stone carvings, wooden sculptures, panel paintings, winged altarpieces, late Renaissance and Baroque art, and paintings and sculptures from the 19th century. The Golden Altars exhibition incorporates the throne room and features a painted parallel ceiling, so remember to look up as you're exploring the exhibition. You can enjoy a cup of coffee at the gallery's outdoor cafe as well. To visit Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) and get the most from your holiday in Budapest, create itinerary details personal to you using our Budapest travel route planner.
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  • It's a lovely place up on Buda Castle. When I went they had a really excellent exhibition of Art Deco posters. However, the permanent collection is mostly composed of work which will not be of a much....  more
    It's a lovely place up on Buda Castle. When I went they had a really excellent exhibition of Art Deco posters. However, the permanent collection is mostly composed of work which will not be of a much....  more »
  • My favorite museum so far in Budapest! We did a quick tour of the beautiful building and main exhibit, but concentrated on the Matisse exhibit, which was very well done and had excellent English... 
    My favorite museum so far in Budapest! We did a quick tour of the beautiful building and main exhibit, but concentrated on the Matisse exhibit, which was very well done and had excellent English...  more »
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  • Literally, the best art gallery I've visited so far in Europe. The pieces are amazing and they say a lot about Hungary's history and taste on art. Very talented national artist from the 1800s and on. This place should be a must stop. We spent 3 hours inside and would come back for more cultural pleasure.
  • Lovely museum in the castle district. The permanent exhibition has great pieces curated in a logical, interesting way. The temporary exhibit on turned out to be our favourite bit! The views from the dome overlooking the nearby buildings and over Pest are marvelous. Worth a visit!

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