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Address: Andrassy ut 60, Budapest 1062, Hungary
Phone Number: +36 1 374 2600
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A museum devoted to various historical terror regimes and practices.

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The House of Terror is a combination of museum, art gallery, immersive experience, and probably other things. I left with a greater awareness of how little I knew, and it brought... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The museum has been crafted to give you a very real experience of the horrors of the communist and fascist regimes in Hungary. Regardless of your political view about it, the museum through it's design, music, flow, readings and visuals takes you through a a remarkable experience where often you can't but help wipe your eyes .... definitely a must... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Barely any English in the museum and what was translated was so hard to read due to poor writing and terrible translation. Really disappointed as I was looking forward to this one. It was hot, no where to sit by the end I was feeling trapped and couldn't get out of the museum! Seriously avoid!

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Thank seary2014
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am really glad we visited this place, it is very well structured and it's easy for a visitor to go through all it and not miss a thing. I liked the fact that they had written information in every room (and those papers contained the same information as the audio guide). There are 2 things that i can comment... More 

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glasgow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent a few good hours in museum. Very informative tour and worth a visit. This is a must as wasn't aware of Budapest's history. Would recommend

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Thank elvezGlasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fascinating insight into the atrocities of Nazi and Communist rule, would 100% recommend visiting! A great start to a few days in Budapest, sets the scene well.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The House of Terror is a combination of museum, art gallery, immersive experience, and probably other things. I left with a greater awareness of how little I knew, and it brought a humanity to the statistics and stories. My only quibble is that the layout is odd. It is not really themed, or sequential in any fashion I could see.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There is a lot of information given on this tour, but if you've got the time to meander around you won't get bored. Plenty of personal accounts and interesting exhibits. Very harrowing stuff - I wouldn't recommend if you're on the sensitive side because the material is quite upsetting.

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very well thought out and evocative museum - Makes you realise what this beautiful town had to suffer both during and after the war

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Novi Sad, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is certainly different museum comparing with another ones. Here you can find some details about Hungarian history. The ticket price for adults is 1800 forints (about 6 euros) and you can rent an audio guide for 1500 forints. The tour of the museum starts from the second floor and finishes at the basement. You have screens on the walls... More 

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ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I would really recommend this tour in your first day in Budapest. It really set the scene for me for this wonderful country and the challenges they have faced. We paid extra for the audio tour and I would recommend this- it really is thorough and interesting- you could read the written info in each room, but it is a... More 

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