Budapest Travel Guide

Budapest History Museum

Budapest History Museum – Castle Museum

The Budapest History Museum can be found in the former Royal Palace. The exhibits in the Museum range from the excavated and restored remnants of the medieval Royal Palace, to the sculptures from the Gothic period Palace, and to exhibits based on the city’s history.

The Museum’s permanent exhibitions are: Budapest’s history from prehistoric times to the end of the period of the Avars; the Buda Royal Palace in the Middle Ages; Budapest in the Middle Ages, Gothic statues from the Royal Palace; Budapest in Modern Times.


Attraction: The Budapest History Museum – Castle Museum (Budapest Történeti Múzeum – Vármúzeum)

Country: Hungary

City: Budapest

Location: Buda, I. district

Transport: M2 Moszkva tér and várbusz (castle bus)

Address: Budapest, Szt. György tér 2., Budavári Palota "E" building

Phone: 1/ 487-8800



Open: 01 Mar – May 15: Wed-Mon 10-18; 16 May- 15 Sep 10-18; 16 Sep- 31 Oct: Wed-Mon 10-18; 1 Nov- 28 Feb: Wed-Mon 10-16

Price: 1100 HUF adult, 550 HUF student, 600 HUF photo, 1600 HUF video

Guided tours: 1050-2100 HUF/person, 8400-10500 HUF/group