Hard by the Danube in southwestern Ferencváros, the National Theatre opened in 2002 to much controversy. The design, by architect Mária...
Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art
Housed in the architecturally controversial Palace of Arts opposite the National Theatre, the Ludwig Museum holds Hungary’s most...
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Palace of Arts
The main concert halls at this palatial arts centre by the Danube and just opposite the National Theatre are the 1700-seat Béla Bartók...
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National Theatre information
This rather eclectic venue is the place to go if you want to brave a play in Hungarian or just check out the theatre’s bizarre and very controversial architecture.