Exhibitions, recent news, events

Temporary exhibitions
 

Castle District Uncovered - 10 Years of Archaeological Excavation

On view: 17 April - 31 July 2019

 

The First Bastion. Pop-up exhibition of an unearthed fortification's hidden treasures at two locations 

On view: 25 May - 31 October 2019

 

 

 

Permanent exhibitions

 

Ancient Peoples, Antique Cultures

The history of Budapest from Prehistoric times to the end of the Avar period

 

Budapest - Light and Shadow

The 1000 years of a capital

Gothic Sculptures from the Royal Palace of Buda

 

The Tapestry with the Hungarian-Angevin coat-of-arms

Buda¬†‚Äěthe Seat and Throne of Royalty‚ÄĚ

The Medieval Royal Palace 

The Royal Palace - The Castle of Culture

History of the Buda Castle from 1686 to the present

 

 

 

Exhibition closes early

We inform our visitors that the exhibition 'Buda Castle District Uncovered - 10 Years of Archaeological Excavation' closes one week earlier for technical reasons. The exhibition is open until 24 July 2019.

Temporary Library Closure

We are hereby informing our visitors that the Medieval Library in the Castle Museum is closed until the end of January 2019 due to construction works carried out in the building. Thank you for your understanding.    

 

Entry to the Castle Museum in the upcoming days

We are hereby informing our visitors that preparations for an event are being carried out in the Lions Court on 21-23 and 25-26 September. The main entrance of the Castle Museum can be reached through the corridors located on either side of the Court. Regular opening hours apply.       

Entry to the Castle Museum during the Budapest Wine Festival

We are hereby informing our visitors that during the Budapest Wine Festival (6‚Äď9 September 2018) the Castle Museum of the Budapest History Museum can be entered through the main entrance in the Lions Court only with a valid ticket to the Wine Festival.¬† ¬† ¬†

In case you do not wish to purchase a festival ticket, you are able to enter the Castle Museum from the entrance at the Royal Cellar (Királypince) or the garden gate at Szarvas Square (Szarvas tér) with a regular museum ticket.

 

Click here for more information about the Wine Festival.

Changes in the opening hours of the Medieval Jewish Chapel

We hereby inform our visitors that on the 5th and the 6th of September 2018 the Medieval Jewish Chapel will be closed due to maintenance.

 

From the 7th of September 2018, besides keeping it as an exhibition space, the chapel will also be functioning as a place for religious activities. The opening hours, which you can see below, will change accordingly. The chapel's opening hours may also change in the future according to Jewish holidays, therefore we ask you to please check our website any time you wish to pay a visit. 

 

New opening hours of the Medieval Jewish Chapel as of the 7th of September:
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday: 12pm to 5pm
CLOSED on Mondays and Tuesdays