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Castle Museum

Szent Istvan ter, Esztergom, Hungary
+36 33 415 986
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History and Panoramic Views

The castle is high up at the top of the town and next to the huge basilica so it's worth seeing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great history

I enjoyed this place as there's a lot of history and a lot of interesting things to learn. It's... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Paul P
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A permanent exhibition tells the dramatic story of the Castle of Esztergom, using an extensive collection of pottery, coins, weapons and fragments of ancient stone columns.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
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Szent Istvan ter, Esztergom, Hungary
+36 33 415 986

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle is high up at the top of the town and next to the huge basilica so it's worth seeing both. You will also get good photos looking down on this Hungarian town then across the Danube River to Slovakia. There have been restoration...More

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this place as there's a lot of history and a lot of interesting things to learn. It's 1500 Huf and worth it. Great views as well.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 8 January 2017

as two couples came from Budapest to Esztergom by train which took an hour and outside found a bus waiting for taking us to the center. After having a visit to Sturovo, - where is so close, if you try on foot just 2,5 km.,...More

Thank fethi d
Reviewed 24 September 2016

There is several tour available entrance of castle. We took long tour around 60-90mins at 16.30. Tour guide English was not understandable easily and we spent lots of effort to understand him. I was expecting see much more detail inside. If you go to Budapest,...More

1  Thank Emre D
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We visited the Castle Museum on 7/15/2016 and enjoyed a remarkable young man as our tour guide. He was extremely knowledgeable with the history and small facts about the Castle and it's long history. After touring the interior including the magnificently preserved chapel, the tour...More

Thank cham12016
Reviewed 15 August 2015

take the SIKLO up to the castle hill ... even if you are not a museum-person, the view from here of the danube river is iconic! but for a taste of classic hungarian art, the museum is a national treasure trove. the grounds are lovely,...More

Thank NovaMax
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We took the 30min tour of the castle. Our guide spoke good English and could answer our questions. It was a good introduction to the history of the castle and, to some extent, of Hungary but we visited a small part of the castle. Maybe...More

Thank Kirsty D
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We took the English tour through the castle. The guide was excellent! We began in the oldest portion of the castle, climbed the White tower which had magnificent views of the surrounding area, saw the frescoes being restored, marveled at the chapel, saw both kitchens,...More

2  Thank journeymaid48
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

If you are interested in both history and photography that's the place you have been looking for enjoy it.

1  Thank Cengishan
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Interesting Museum, well worth the visit. Luckily I was visiting with a Hungarian friend so he was able to translate anything not in English

Thank Pendley
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