Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), Budapest

4.5
With building styles ranging from Romanesque to Gothic Renaissance to Baroque, Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar) provides a visual depiction of the country's architectural history. Built in 1896 as part of the Millennial Exhibition celebrating 1,000 years since the Hungarian Conquest, it hosts festivals and concerts in the courtyard, and houses the Hungarian Agricultural Museum. Entrance to the main courtyard is free, but you must purchase tickets to explore the museum inside the castle. Add Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar) and other attractions to your Budapest trip itinerary using our Budapest trip planner .
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  • This place came as a complete surprise to me, while visiting City Park. It is a fairytale, crazy mishmash of Romanesque, Baroque, Gothic, Renaissance and other architectural styles, loosely based on C...  more »
  • This is a real "photo op" with a bigger than life presence. The square is wonderful and the 2 museums are across the street from each other. We had far too little time to explore here--we put it high ...  more »
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  • Great place to visit and see, the castle is beautiful itself, nearby you'll find a beautiful ancient church and Anonymous monk statue, little bridge... And the pond of the castle is an attraction all year long: a skating rink in cold seasons changes to pond with boats, catamarans and fountain in warm months :)
  • Good for a while only. Street shops are good. You will find something to snack and munching. Street performers are usually playing music.
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