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Opening hours during the Easter holidays

The member institutions of the Budapest History Museum are open during the Easter holidays as follows.

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Exhibition opening: "Buda Castle District Uncovered"

The new exhibition of the Castle Museum, entitled 'Buda Castle District Uncovered' opened yesterday. The exhibition presents the archaeological research results of the past 10 years from the excavations of the Buda Castle District.

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Noémi Népessy is the new Director General of the Budapest History Museum

As per the decision of the Budapest City Council, the Director of the Óbuda Museum, Noémi Népessy was appointed as the new Director General of the Budapest History Museum from 1 April 2019. The colleagues of the four member institutions of the Budapest History Museum – namely, the Castle Museum, the Aquincum Museum, the Kiscell Museum - Municipal Gallery, and the Budapest Gallery – welcomed the new Director General yesterday at a general assembly.

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King Matthias's fountain in Florence

Organized as a part of the year's programs commemorating the 500th anniversary of Leonardo's death, the exhibition 'Verrocchio, il maestro di Leonardo' opened on 9 March 2019 at the Palazzo Strozzi and the Bargello in Florence. Among the many valuable objects, three pieces were lent by the Budapest History Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts – Hungarian National Gallery for the first retrospective of the Renaissance master's works.

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Summer opening hours in the Castle Museum

Summer opening times and admission fees apply at the Castle Museum from 1 March 2019.

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The website of the Budapest History Museum is being renewed

We hereby inform our visitors that the website of the Budapest History Museum is going under a major renewal.

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The Aquincum Museum is temporarily closed

Between 1 January and 4 March 2019, during the renovation of the exhibition building's interior and the conservation of the exhibited artefacts, the Aquincum Museum will be closed.

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Holiday opening hours in the Budapest History Museum

During the winter holidays, the locations of the Budapest History Museum (Castle Museum, Aquincum Museum, Kiscell Museum, Budapest Gallery) will be open to visitors as follows.

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Coming soon: Fekete Lyuk exhibition

The new exhibition of the Kiscell Museum will be on view from 18 December 2018.

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