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A Moorish-looking structure dating from 1871, this was once a synagogue and is now used for conferences and both temporary and permanent exhibitions, including one of plaster copies of 15 statues by Michelangelo.

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2. Ornamental Palace

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Dating from 1902, the masterful art nouveau Ornamental Palace features multicoloured majolica tiles decorating its 'waving' walls. The palace contains the…

3. Calvinist New College

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Now a music school, the Calvinist New College was built in 1912 in the late Hungarian Romantic style and looks like a Transylvanian castle.

4. Calvinist Church

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This Calvinist church in Szabadság tér dates to the 17th century.

6. Market

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7. Franciscan Church of St Nicholas

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8. Otthon Cinema

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