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Budapest Jewish Quarter tour - Essential tour

  • 2,5 hour Jewish Heritage Essential Tour
  • Admire the Moorish Revival architecture of the Dohany Street Synagogue
  • View photos, artworks, and religious objects at the Jewish Museum
  • Get an introduction to the sights and history of Jewish Budapest

Your guide shows you the most important chapters of the Hungarian Jewry’s history and the Elizabeth town. Meanwhile we walk on the streets of the so-called Pest Jewish Quarter, we are going to explore the „status quo ante” Rumbach Street Synagogue (outside visit). As the highlight of the tour, we visit the Dohány Street Synagogue (interior visit), which is the largest in Europe and the second largest in the world. You also get a local guided tour in the Jewish Museum, where you get acquainted with the Hungarian Jewish heritage trough a unique collection of art pieces from Hungary and Eastern Europe, and the rich tradition of Judaism, its holidays and everyday life. A separate room commemorates the Hungarian Holocaust. Beside these we visit the Martyrs’ Cemetery, the Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park with the Tree of Life and the Heroes' Temple (outside visit). After the tour it is possible to visit the Jewish Quarter Exhibition in the Goldmark Hall and the Family Research Center.

Duration

2 hours 30 mins

Height Restriction

No minimum height

No maximum height

Wheelchair Friendly

No

Maximum Weight

No maximum weight

Weather Dependent

Outdoor - No

Customer Guarantee

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Spectators

This experience is not suitable for spectators

Animals Allowed

Guide Dogs Only

Toilet facilities

No

Minimum Age

No minimum age

Important Information

We don't have tours on jewish holidays, when the great Synagogue is closed for guiding. (April: 22. 24.; June: 12. 13.; Oct: 2. 3. 4. 11. 12. 17. 18. 23. 24. 25.)

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About the provider

Hungaria Koncert, Jewish Quarter tour, Budapest

Dohány utca 2,
Budapest,
1061,
Hungary

Hungária Koncert ltd. is an event company operating since 1995 in Budapest. Our aim is to help foreign visitors to learn more about the Hungarian culture. From classical music concerts to folk-dance performances - we offer a variety of concert events! Moreover, we organise boat cruises on the Danube River and our guides will show you everything you need to know about Hungarian culture and heritage. Most of our guides speak several different languages allowing us to work with various international tourists.

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