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House of Terror, Budapest, Hungary

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Distance from city center: 1.4mi
stef's pictureby stef History & Culture travel tip
added on the 1st of October, 2009
It's the most realistic, accurate and also depressing museum I've ever seen about communism and nazism. Th building itself was the headquarter of the hyngarian political police in during the fcism and also during the comunism. With a lot of photographs, sound material are those times shown.
It's a must see in Budapest.

1062 Budapest, Andrassy ut 60

Full price ticket: 1800 HUF
Discount price tickets: 900 HUF
(for citizens of EU between 6-26 and 62-70 years)
(with international student card between 6-26)

Opening Hours:
Open every day except Monday: 10.00 am-6.00 pm
The cash desk closes at 5:30 pm

How to get there:
Metro line 1 to Vörösmarty utca station or tram 4 or 6 to Oktogon

Budapest Public TransportState Opera House
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