Ark of the Covenant
Diocesan Treasury and Library
One of the richest collections of sacred relics in Hungary, this treasury features Gothic chalices, a Renaissance mitre embroidered with...
Margit Kovács Ceramic Collection
This branch of the City Art Museum is devoted to the celebrated Győr-born ceramicist Margit Kovács (1902–77). Many of her works deal...
Iron Stump House
The most creative restaurant in town, La Maréda specialises in true fusion cuisine. Everything on the seasonal menu – from venison...
Jedlik Ányos utca · interesting places nearby
Ark of the Covenant information
Local tradition has it that in 1731, King Charles (Károly) III erected the ark, the city’s finest baroque monument, to appease the angry people of Győr after one of his soldiers accidentally knocked a monstrance containing the Blessed Sacrament out of the bishop’s hands during a religious procession.