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Tivadar Csontvary Museum

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By presenting the tourist visit card to the counter at the museum, entrance was free. (I got the... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2015
Hong Kong, China
Nice enough if you like his art

A nice museum with helpful staff but we only found out there that Csontváry is not going to be one... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2015
Dublin, Ireland
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4 Jun 2018
“Small but Excellent Museum”
2 Jun 2017
The paintings of the 20th-century Hungarian expatriate Tivadar Csontvary Kosztka are featured.
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Janus Pannonius utca 11, Pecs 7621, Hungary
+36 72 315 694
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I visited Pecs on a day trip from Hungary last month and this museum was a must-see and it did not disappoint--I just wish there was more of his work. I was in and out within an hour, also bought a combi ticket so I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

I'm calling this museum just wonderful for want of a more expressive word. I loe Tivadar's work. He is new to me. What imagination! What command of his medium!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lamppu
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Csontvary was not a mainstream artist, but deserves to be better known worldwide. This museum houses his most famous paintings - they are huge and unforgettable. On entering the building, it seemed at first that the rooms were too dim. But that was done on...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Csontvary’s works were almost lost as his heirs wanted to sell the good quality canvas as tarpaulins. In the very last moment his paintings were bought by a young architect, Gedeon Gerloczy and saved in his apartment. Finally, most of Csontvary’s peculiar pictures were moved...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Utak13
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Tivadar Csontvary, an unusual, unique and visionary artist deserves to be known better. This museum is dedicated to his work. It consists of about 5 rooms, all on one floor, so you can take it all in on one visit. You will be amazed by...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank James L
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Mystical painter and Hungarian legend Csontvary painted with such a spiritual sense and colours are So resonant Wonderful museum you will never forget

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank John G
Reviewed 11 September 2015

By presenting the tourist visit card to the counter at the museum, entrance was free. (I got the visit card from my hotel and the deposit could be refunded.) I paid 700Huf for the English audio guide and 300Huf for taking photos. Nice paintings with...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank ZY1907
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I lived in Pecs for five years, and there are actually a few very nice sites in this smallish town. But Csontvary is one of my favorites. Entry costs a few bucks, the whole place can be seen in twenty minutes, and the paintings are...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Davi R
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Please take note that this museum is now closed until at least February 2016. Its paintings have been transferred for the Csontváry Kosztka Exhibition opening in Budapest in July 2015.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank PecsGuide
Reviewed 25 May 2015

A nice museum with helpful staff but we only found out there that Csontváry is not going to be one of our favorite artist. Look up his paintings before visiting.

Date of experience: May 2015
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