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Hungarian Parliament Audio Guided Tour

€25.90
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45 min.
Audio Guide
  • Delve into a 45-minute audio-guided exploration, unlocking the intricacies of neo-gothic wonders at the Hungarian Parliament.
  • With an audio guide in 23 languages this experience tailors to your linguistic comfort while ensuring intimacy with historical depth.
  • From the Chamber of Peers to the Grand Stairway, step into spaces where decisions that shaped Hungary were made.
  • Experience the grandeur of the Main Staircase, a confluence of intricate design and history.
  • The Dome Hall cradles the Holy Hungarian Crown, offering stories that echo the heartbeats of a proud nation.
  • Delve into a 45-minute audio-guided exploration, unlocking the intricacies of neo-gothic wonders at the Hungarian Parliament.
  • With an audio guide in 23 languages this experience tailors to your linguistic comfort while ensuring intimacy with historical depth.
  • From the Chamber of Peers to the Grand Stairway, step into spaces where decisions that shaped Hungary were made.
  • Experience the grandeur of the Main Staircase, a confluence of intricate design and history.
  • The Dome Hall cradles the Holy Hungarian Crown, offering stories that echo the heartbeats of a proud nation.

Inclusions

  • Entry to the Hungarian Parliament building
  • Access to the Main Staircase, the Dome Hall, the Chamber of Peers & the Grand Stairway
  • 45-minute audio guided tour
  • Audio guide available in 23 languages
  • Headphones
  • Tip: Stop by the Hungarikum Bisztro, an informal eatery, located very close to the Hungarian Parliament, where you can try authentic, traditional dishes such as goulash, duck confit, or meat stews.
  • The audio guide is available in English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Polish, Slovak, Croatian, Hebrew, Romanian, Serbian, Ukrainian Korean, Portuguese, Arabic, Slovenian, Czech, Chinese, Japanese, Bulgarian, Turkish, Hungarian.
  • It is recommended to be appropriately dressed during this tour.
  • Photography is allowed during the tour, except in the Dome Hall.
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible.
  • Apart from guide dogs, no other animals are permitted inside the building.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.
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Guided Tour
  • Save big with this combo with a 45-minute tour of the Hungarian Parliament and a River Danube cruise.
  • Dive into Hungary's rich history with an immersive audio tour of the third-largest parliament in the world.
  • Marvel at the ornate Main Staircase, the illustrious Dome Hall, the Chamber of Peers, and the Grand Stairway.
  • Embark on a 60 to 70-minute cruise on the Danube River, taking in the riverbanks and the architecture of Budapest's famous bridges.
  • Opt for an upgrade to see the city's stunning riverscape during nighttime.
  • Save big with this combo with a 45-minute tour of the Hungarian Parliament and a River Danube cruise.
  • Dive into Hungary's rich history with an immersive audio tour of the third-largest parliament in the world.
  • Marvel at the ornate Main Staircase, the illustrious Dome Hall, the Chamber of Peers, and the Grand Stairway.
  • Embark on a 60 to 70-minute cruise on the Danube River, taking in the riverbanks and the architecture of Budapest's famous bridges.
  • Opt for an upgrade to see the city's stunning riverscape during nighttime.

Inclusions

Hungarian Parliament Audio Tour

  • Entry to the Hungarian Parliament building
  • Access to the Main Staircase, the Dome Hall, the Chamber of Peers & the Grand Stairway
  • 45-minute audio guided tour
  • Audio guide available in 23 languages
  • Headphones

River Danube Sightseeing Cruise

  • 60 to 70-min Budapest cruise
  • Please arrive in front of Gróf Széchenyi Ship, Id. Antall József rkp., 1051, Port Academia dock 3.

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Hungarian Parliament Audio Tour

  • The audio guide is available in English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Polish, Slovak, Croatian, Hebrew, Romanian, Serbian, Ukrainian Korean, Portuguese, Arabic, Slovenian, Czech, Chinese, Japanese, Bulgarian, Turkish, Hungarian.
  • It is recommended to be appropriately dressed during this tour.
  • The guided route is subject to change based on the Hungarian National Assembly schedule or other state events.
  • Large bags, packages, or objects capable of causing personal injury, such as pocket knives, knives, gas spray, etc. are not permitted inside.
  • Photography is allowed during the tour except in the Dome Hall.
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible.

River Danube Sightseeing Cruise

  • The boats have panoramic windows and open-air decks for unaltered views.
  • Pets are not allowed on this cruise.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.
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Audio Guide
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  • Grab this money-saving combo ticket to visit the relaxing Gellert Bath and enjoy an audio-guided tour of the Hungarian Parliament.
  • Enjoy skip-the-line entry to the baths as well as a locker or private cabin access for the day.
  • Take a refreshing and relaxing dip in the pools at the Gellert Bath, equipped with underwater jets for therapeutic massage.
  • Skip the lines at the Hungarian Parliament, and admire its glorious interior and exterior, built in the gothic revival style.
  • With a multilingual audio guide, learn about the building's legendary architect Imre Steindl who was inspired by the Palace of Westminster, and more.
  • Grab this money-saving combo ticket to visit the relaxing Gellert Bath and enjoy an audio-guided tour of the Hungarian Parliament.
  • Enjoy skip-the-line entry to the baths as well as a locker or private cabin access for the day.
  • Take a refreshing and relaxing dip in the pools at the Gellert Bath, equipped with underwater jets for therapeutic massage.
  • Skip the lines at the Hungarian Parliament, and admire its glorious interior and exterior, built in the gothic revival style.
  • With a multilingual audio guide, learn about the building's legendary architect Imre Steindl who was inspired by the Palace of Westminster, and more.

Inclusions

Gellert Bath

  • Skip-the-line entry
  • Full-day access to services
  • Locker (optional)
  • Private cabin (optional)
  • Sauna access

Hungarian Parliament

  • Skip-the-line entry
  • 45-minute audio-guided tour
  • Access to the Main Staircase, the Dome Hall, the Chamber of Peers, and the Grand Stairway
  • All taxes and fees
  • Audio guide in English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Polish, Slovak, Croatian, Hebrew, Romanian, Serbian, Ukrainian Korean, Portuguese, Arabic, Slovenian, Czech, Chinese, Japanese, Bulgarian, Turkish & Hungarian.

Exclusions

Gellert Bath

  • Meals and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Towels & slippers

Gellert Bath

  • Tip: The Gellert Thermal Bath can get super busy during peak times and weekends so try to get there as early as possible.
  • Pregnant guests should consult their doctor before visiting. Massages are not provided to pregnant women.
  • Guests with medical conditions are advised to consult their doctor before visiting.
  • It’s recommended to wear decent swimwear for both men and women.

Hungarian Parliament

  • Tip: Make sure you stop by the statue of Ferenc Rakoczi, located next to the Hungarian Parliament. He was the Hungarian nobleman who led the national uprising against the Habsburg regimen in 1703.
  • It’s recommended to be appropriately dressed during this tour.
  • The route is subject to change based on the Hungarian National Assembly schedule or other state events.
  • The duration of the guided tour is inclusive of the security check.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.
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Hungarian Parliament Guided Tour + Full-Day Access to Széchenyi Spa

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Guided Tour
  • Know more about the parliament of Hungary and have fun at Europe's largest bathing facility with these pocket-friendly tickets!
  • Take a guided tour to the world's third-largest Parliament building.
  • Even after a century, Budapest's tallest building, the Hungarian Parliament building, stays towering and proud.
  • Skip the long ticketing lines and meet the rest of the tour group.
  • Your knowledgeable tour guide will take you on a tour of the building, a fine example of neo-gothic architecture.
  • Pass through the many stairwells, sculptures, geometric ceilings, and windows.
  • Admire the Dome Hall, adorned by the precious crown jewels, which were returned by the US only a few decades ago.
  • Marvel at the arches, vaults, and pillars of the Old Upper House Hall.
  • With this fast-track ticket, you can skip the long queues at the Széchenyi Spa, the biggest bath complex in Europe.
  • Enjoy a whole day of relaxation at a Neo-baroque-style spa, which was built in 1913.
  • Choose between a private cabin and a locker, both of which offer full-day access.
  • With your guide, visit the Pálinka Museum, an interactive museum dedicated to palinka, and learn about Hungary's favorite traditional alcoholic beverage.
  • While on the tour, take a sip of palinka or a non-alcoholic beverage.
  • Note: Széchenyi Spa and Palinka Museum are two different venues. You will not receive the gratis palinka drink in the spa. You will receive it in the center where the Palinka Museum is located.
  • Know more about the parliament of Hungary and have fun at Europe's largest bathing facility with these pocket-friendly tickets!
  • Take a guided tour to the world's third-largest Parliament building.
  • Even after a century, Budapest's tallest building, the Hungarian Parliament building, stays towering and proud.
  • Skip the long ticketing lines and meet the rest of the tour group.
  • Your knowledgeable tour guide will take you on a tour of the building, a fine example of neo-gothic architecture.
  • Pass through the many stairwells, sculptures, geometric ceilings, and windows.
  • Admire the Dome Hall, adorned by the precious crown jewels, which were returned by the US only a few decades ago.
  • Marvel at the arches, vaults, and pillars of the Old Upper House Hall.
  • With this fast-track ticket, you can skip the long queues at the Széchenyi Spa, the biggest bath complex in Europe.
  • Enjoy a whole day of relaxation at a Neo-baroque-style spa, which was built in 1913.
  • Choose between a private cabin and a locker, both of which offer full-day access.
  • With your guide, visit the Pálinka Museum, an interactive museum dedicated to palinka, and learn about Hungary's favorite traditional alcoholic beverage.
  • While on the tour, take a sip of palinka or a non-alcoholic beverage.
  • Note: Széchenyi Spa and Palinka Museum are two different venues. You will not receive the gratis palinka drink in the spa. You will receive it in the center where the Palinka Museum is located.

Inclusions

  • Skip-the-line entry to Hungarian Parliament building
  • Access to the Main Staircase, the Dome Hall, Chamber of Peers, and the Grand Stairway
  • Expert tour guide in multiple languages
  • Full-day entrance ticket
  • Guided Tour of the Pálinka Museum
  • 1 shot of pálinka (Hungarian Spirit) or an alcohol-free beverage for tasting at the Pálinka Museum
  • Private cabin

Exclusions

  • Gratuities in Hungarian Parliament
  • Food & drinks
  • Swimming cap at Széchenyi Spa
  • Swimsuit (Available for rent or purchase)
  • Towels (Available for rent or purchase)
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.
BudapestHungarian Parliament Building Tours

The Hungarian Parliament | Budapest’s tallest building

Situated on the eastern bank of the River Danube, the Hungarian Parliament building in Budapest is one of Europe’s most intriguing landmarks. Designed by architect Imre Steindl and inaugurated in 1902, it is one of the finest examples of a combination of Gothic Revival, Baroque, and Renaissance architectural styles. With 691 rooms, 10 courtyards, 12.5 miles of staircase, and sculptures of Hungarian rulers, the building is renowned for its majestic interiors. More than 700,000 visitors flock to it each year to marvel at this architectural masterpiece. Keep reading to find all the information you need to plan your Hungarian Parliament tour.

Why visit the Hungarian Parliament?

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  • An iconic landmark: The Hungarian Parliament is the tallest building in Budapest and the third largest national assembly building in the world. 
  • Hungarian craftsmanship: The construction of the Hungarian Parliament involved Hungarian architects, local raw materials, and decor by domestic artisans and craftsmen.
  • Spectacular interiors: The 691 rooms and other areas of the Hungarian Parliament are decorated with stunning frescoes, intricate woodwork, and exquisite stained glass, and include 40 kilograms of 22-carat gold. 
  • Architectural masterpiece: The architecture of the Hungarian Parliament is a blend of various architectural elements and styles, including Gothic Revival, Baroque, and Renaissance.
  • Modern heating & ventilation systems: Constructed at the turn of the 20th century, the builders of the Hungarian Parliament incorporated modern heating and cooling systems that are in use even today. 

Know before you book your Hungarian Parliament tour

  • The parliament building might be closed on certain days due to official or parliamentary events or for other reasons. Ensure that you check the official website before your visit and plan your Hungarian Parliament tour accordingly.
  • Opt for a guided tour to gain a good understanding of the Hungarian Parliament, its significance, and its history.
  • Keep in mind that in case of any unexpected parliamentary or state events, your Hungarian Parliament tour may be cancelled even at the last minute just before your entry to the building.
  • All visitors have to undergo a mandatory security check before entering the Hungarian Parliament, so ensure that you factor this time into your visit. This includes visitors with skip-the-line tickets.

Which Hungarian Parliament tour is best for you?

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If you are on a budget

Go for: Standard entry tickets
Duration: 45 minutes 
Transfers included: No
Guide: Audio guide in 23 languages

  • Opt for a standard entry ticket to the Hungarian Parliament to save some bucks while exploring this iconic site in Budapest. 
  • Listen to an audio guide available in 23 languages, allowing you to explore the parliament and gain deep insights into its history at your own pace.

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Tickets to Hungarian Parliament in Budapest with Audio Guide

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If you are a history enthusiast

Go for: Combo tickets
Duration: Full day
Transfers included: No
Guide: Expert tour guide

  • Get priority access to the Hungarian Parliament with an expert tour guide available in multiple languages and explore the wonders of this historic building in depth.
  • The experience also includes access to the historic Szechenyi Spa to help you relax in the thermal waters after a day of exploration. 

Recommended ticket:

Hungarian Parliament Guided Tour + Full-Day Access to Széchenyi Spa

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If you want to explore beyond

Go for: City tour tickets
Duration: 4 - 4.5 hours
Transfers included: Yes
Guide: No 

  • Go on a guided tour of Budapest and explore the top attractions along with a visit to the Hungarian Parliament. 
  • This experience also includes free transfers and the tour is available in three languages (English, Spanish, and German).

Recommended ticket:

Budapest: Grand City Tour with Parliament Visit

Highlights of Hungarian Parliament tours

Hungarian Parliament Golden Staircase

Golden Staircase

The Hungarian Parliament tour begins with the City Side Staircase XVII or the Golden Staircase, which leads to the magnificent main floor. This long stairway is decorated with gold plate detailing, stained glass windows, vibrant frescoes and paintings, and lined with columns and statues.

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Grand Stairway

The Grand Stairway epitomizes the opulence of the Hungarian Parliament building. This stairway of 96 steps covered with red carpet connects the main entrance to the Dome Hall. The ceiling is adorned with two large frescoes by renowned painter Károly Lotz while the windows on both sides of the hall are set with ornate stained glass artwork by Miksa Róth. The staircase is flanked by eight 4-ton granite columns, which are amongst only 12 to have ever been made in the world.

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Dome Hall

The beautiful dome atop the Hungarian Parliament building is 96 meters high and symbolizes 896 AD, the year of the settlement of Hungary. The Dome Hall has housed the Hungarian Holy Crown and the Coronation Insignia since 2000. It has a rib vaulted dome ceiling, stained glass windows, and statues of Hungarian rulers on display on gold pedestals.

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Hungarian holy crown & coronation insignia

The Holy Crown of Hungary, also known as the Crown of Saint Stephen, is kept under 24-hour guard in the Dome Hall along with the Coronation insignia. This includes the Holy Orb with the cross, the Sceptre, and the Coronation Sword. More than 50 kings have been coronated with the Hungarian crown from the mid-12th century to 1916.

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Old Upper House

The Old Upper House chamber, also known as the old Chamber of Peers or House of Magnates, was used by the Upper House of the Diet (governing body) of Hungary from 1867 to 1918 and 1927 to 1945. This resplendent chamber has gold-plated decorations and paintings of the coats of arms of Hungary’s royal families. Today, it is used to conduct conferences and meetings.

The Old Upper House Lounge

The Old Upper House Lounge

The Lobby of the Old Upper House is a large opulent room and, like most of the other significant areas of the Hungarian Parliament building, is decorated with gold gilded ceilings and ornate paintings. The most distinctive feature of the room is the turquoise hand-knotted floor carpet, which is the largest hand-knotted rug in Europe.

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Frescoes

The Hungarian Parliament building is adorned with several large frescoes painted by renowned artists like Károly Lotz and Mór Than. These artworks depict key historical moments and allegorical scenes from Hungary’s history, culture, and mythology. These include the coronation of King Saint Stephen, the arrival of the Magyars in Hungary, and the Battle of Mohács.

Stained glass artworks

Stained glass artworks

The Hungarian Parliament building features windows set with some of the world’s most exquisite stained glass artworks and glass mosaics. These were created by renowned Hungarian artist Miksa Roth in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Roth’s vibrant colours and intricate designs add an enduring vitality to the building’s architecture while narrating stories of Hungary’s cultural heritage.

Statues & figurines

Statues & figurines

The façade and the interiors of the Hungarian Parliament building are adorned with around 250 statues and figurines. These commemorate pivotal people from Hungarian history, including rulers, political leaders, historical figures, cultural icons, and military figures. Created by various artists, these sculptures contribute to the building's ambiance, showcasing the nation's legacy and providing a tangible link to Hungary's past.

Plan your visit to the Hungarian Parliament

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Opening hours:

  • 1st November–31st March: Monday to Sunday, 8 AM – 4 PM
  • 1st April–31st October: Monday to Sunday, 8 AM – 6 PM

Best time to visit: The optimal months to visit the Hungarian Parliament are from March to May (spring) and September to early November (autumn). The weather is pleasant during these seasons and tourist crowds are lower than in the summer, which allows for a comfortable visit.

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Address: Kossuth Lajos tér 1-3, 1055 Budapest, Hungary

How to get to the Hungarian Parliament?

  • By metro: Line M2
    Nearest station: Kossuth Lajos tér station
  • By tram: No. 2, 47
    Nearest tram stop: Kossuth Lajos tér
  • By bus: 15, 115, 150
    Nearest bus stop: Kossuth Lajos tér
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  • The Hungarian Parliament tours are wheelchair-friendly. You can also rent a wheelchair at the building if needed. 
  • Guide dogs are permitted inside the building. 
Facilities
  • Audio guides
  • Visitor center
  • Restrooms
  • Cloakroom
  • Photography is not allowed in the Dome Hall of the Hungarian Parliament. However, visitors can take pictures and videos in other parts of the building.
  • Animals other than guide dogs are not allowed inside the Hungarian Parliament building.
  • Visitors cannot bring large bags into the Hungarian Parliament building.
  • Visitors are prohibited from carrying certain items into the Hungarian Parliament building, including pocket knives, knives, gas spray, weapons, firearms, ammunition, explosives, blasting agents, and pyrotechnic devices.
  • Eating, drinking, and smoking are prohibited within the Hungarian Parliament premises.
  • Visitors must not talk loudly, sing, or use noise-making devices like whistles and megaphones.
  • Visitors are prohibited from entering the Hungarian Parliament premises while wearing any symbols of dictatorship. They are also not permitted to bring flags or items for protest into the building.
  • Visitors cannot sit, kneel, or lie down on the staircases, the floors, or any furniture inside the building premises.
  • Visitors cannot stay in the building premises once they have completed their Hungarian Parliament tour.
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  • Book your Hungarian Parliament tours early as tickets are limited and might sell out, becoming unavailable on your preferred dates and days.
  • Booking skip-the-line tickets will allow you to bypass long queues and directly reach the entrance of the Hungarian Parliament building.
  • Ensure that you carry a valid ID document to avail of any discounts on your Hungarian Parliament tour tickets.
  • Follow good visitor etiquette during your Hungarian Parliament tour inside the building.
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From mouth-watering food to charming attractions, Budapest offers visitors several great options to explore and have a good meal. Head to these restaurants after your Hungarian Parliament tour:

  • Elysee Bistro & Kavehaz: Enjoy a combination of typical Hungarian and French bistro meals made with fresh ingredients at the Elysee Bistro & Kavehaz. Dine in an ambiance that blends old-fashioned cafes with modern eateries. 
  • Szamos Café: Indulge in flavourful pies, exotic salads, delicious chocolates, fluffy croissants and so much more at Szamos Café
  • Biarritz Restaurant and Cafe: Enjoy a balanced menu curated from top-quality local ingredients at Biarritz Restaurant and Cafe. This eatery has a lovely room with a great view and is situated near the parliament.  
  • Da Mario Budapest: If you are looking for pizza, pasta, a variety of drinks, and great desserts, head to Da Mario Budapest, a low-key Italian restaurant that also provides patio seating.

 

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To make your stay more relaxing, you can lookout for a stay in close proximity to the Hungarian Parliament. We are listing down a few hotels that will meet your requirement. 

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  • Buda Castle: Immerse yourself in Hungarian history by visiting the 13th-century Buda Castle, the residence of the Hungarian royal family. This stunning castle is a UNESCO World Heritage site and home to several museums and galleries, including the National Gallery, which showcases the works of Hungarian artists.
  • Danube River Cruises: Take a Danube River cruise to experience Budapest from the water. Admire historic and iconic landmarks as you sail, such as Margaret Bridge, Margaret Island, Chain Bridge, Danube promenade, Fisherman's Bastion, and Buda Castle, and soak in the stunning views of the city.
  • Budapest Baths: Spend some time relaxing in the famous thermal spas of Budapest at one of the city's many baths. Unwind in their soothing, healing waters and participate in this iconic local experience, which has been an intrinsic part of Hungarian culture since ancient times.
  • Museum of Fine Arts: Budapest's Museum of Fine Arts is home to a rich collection of Hungarian and European art spanning several centuries until the late 18th century. Immerse yourself in Budapest's artistic legacy and admire the works of Old Masters like Rembrandt, Raphael, and Francisco Goya.

Frequently Asked Questions about Hungarian Parliament tours

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You can book your tickets for Hungarian Parliament tours online.

Why should I purchase tickets for Hungarian Parliament tours online?

Booking your Hungarian Parliament tours online is a convenient and hassle-free experience. It guarantees your entry and helps you avoid long waiting times at the ticket counters. You can also get great deals and discounts when you buy tickets online.

What are the opening hours for visitors at the Hungarian Parliament?

The Hungarian Parliament is open every day from 8 AM to 4 PM from 1st November to 31st March. From 1st April to 31st October, it is open from 8 AM to 6 PM. If you are part of a group, the visits start from the Visitor Centre. 

Where is the Hungarian Parliament located?

The Hungarian Parliament is located in the Hungarian capital city of Budapest, on the eastern bank of the River Danube.  

Is the Hungarian Parliament in Buda or in Pest?

The Hungarian Parliament is situated on Kossuth Square which is situated in the Pest side of the city, on the bank of the Danube. 

What are the best things to see on a Hungarian Parliament tour?

You can stroll through the Hungarian Parliament and see the Hungarian crown jewels in the Dome Hall, the great ornamental staircases, admire the frescoes on the ceilings, and walk past the bust of the architect himself, Imre Steindl, in a wall niche. The parliament building also features stained glass artworks and mosaics by Miksa Roth. 

What is the Hungarian Parliament used for?

The Hungarian Parliament is a functioning law making body. The space is used as a seat of the national Assembly where regular debates are conducted, including the ones that are attended by the Prime Minister and his Cabinet. 

How old is the Hungarian parliament?

The Hungarian Parliament was designed by architect Imre Steindl in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and inaugurated in 1902. The building is 118 years old and is an iconic structure in the heart of Budapest.

Who built Budapest Parliament?

Imre Ferenc Karoly Steindl was a famous Hungarian architect and was the designer of the Hungarian Parliament building. He was an associate professor at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Sadly, he went blind before its completion and was unable to appreciate his finished masterpiece.