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Herend Porcelanium

Kossuth Lajos utca 144., Herend 8440, Hungary
+36 88 261 144
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Lake Balaton and Herend Porcelain Manufactory from Budapest
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Visitors are offered a variety of activities including a factory tour, porcelain-making demonstrations plus a visit to the Herend Museum.
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Kossuth Lajos utca 144., Herend 8440, Hungary
+36 88 261 144
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Here you can see how they make the porcellana.. its very interesting Every thing is explained very good The english guide is nice. At the begging of the tour they show you a video .. most terrible video ever take it off It made us...More

Thank Ilaria16112
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit, take the detour. Recommended educational tour for all ages, clearly explaining every step involved, and in English of course!

Thank Darryl C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We spent a wonderful half-day in Herend Porcelanium. There is a great option: a combination ticket --> You can get in the Porcelain Museum, Mini manufacture and cafe. Since it was Easter, there was an interesting activity for kids, but also for adults. It was...More

Thank bartamas
Reviewed 3 November 2016

If you are anywhere in the vicinity, a visit to the Herend factory and museum is a must, even if fine porcelain is not your cup of tea. It's a fascinating place, one where you can get up close to the artisians as they hand...More

Thank yankeefan730
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is a stop on my way to lake Balaton , I like it because I personally enjoy ceramic. It's a manufacture create a lot beautiful dining set for the royal , they even did for the gift from Hungry to prince William and Kate...More

Thank Mguan
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Ever wondered how porcelain is made? Here you can see it. The short intro movie is rather a surreal ad, but never mind. As you go on, each phase of the porcelain making process is shown by the workers of the Herend Porcelain Manufacture. When...More

Thank Ch3rryPick3r
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Glamorous china. It was interesting to see how the porcelain is produced, and painted. Beautiful museum for a cheap price. At the end you are offered a good caffee from Herend's china cups.

Thank Leslie6006
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The Porcelanium includes the factory museum and a display manufacture, which you can tour. You can visit the museum of the manufacture on your own, here you can see amazing pieces of porcelain ranging from cups to huge vazes. You're guided through the factory's history...More

Thank Fotos82
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We decided to visit Herend to see the porcelain factory. We checked on hiring a driver. When we were told cost it was to high for our liking we said do it by ourselves. We left Rivi train station to Herend after 3 trains and...More

Thank texantraveler42
Reviewed 20 September 2015

As an American I had not heard of Herend before travelling to Hungary but I'm glad we stopped and checked out the factory. The tour was well done, with a movie and working examples of the stages of production - forming, painting, etc. The guide...More

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