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Ethnographic Museum

Local name: Néprajzi Múzeum

The Ethnographic Museum in Budapest allows visitors to learn about Hungarian folklore and everyday life in Hungary from the end of the 18th century to the Second World War. The museum's exhibits come from Hungary, Slovakia and Romania. The museum has one permanent exhibition, besides, there are numerous temporary exhibitions on very diverse topics, as well as various educational events for children and young people.

The permanent exhibition of the Ethnographic Museum presents all aspects of the life of the inhabitants of the Pannonian Basin, both material and spiritual. Here we will see a model of the kitchen and church from the beginning of the 20th century. The exhibition allows visitors to familiarize themselves with the crafts and tools used by representatives of various professionals, such as blacksmithing, pottery and tailoring. In addition, the exhibition presents various rituals, customs and superstitions accompanied Hungary in everyday life and on special occasions such as weddings, baptisms and funerals.


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    Ethnographic Museum map
    Kossuth Lajos tér 121055 Budapest , Hungary