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Holocaust Memorial Center, Budapest
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Set in a former synagogue, Holocaust Memorial Center focuses on Holocaust research and education. This institution was established in 1999 and opened to the public in 2004 in the old Pava synagogue outside of the city's Jewish district. Learn about the history of the Holocaust through the state-run museum's permanent and visiting exhibits, as well as its cultural programs. The structure dates to the 1920s but was renovated by architect István Mányi before opening as a museum. Take a guided tour of the memorial center to pay tribute to Hungarian Jews killed during World War II. To visit Holocaust Memorial Center and get the most from your holiday in Budapest, create itinerary details personal to you using our Budapest trip generator.
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  • Modern, well documented museum of horrible events. Nice that the closure of the museum in a synagogue ends ...
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  • It is my first time to visit a holocaist museum beside Ann Frank museum in Amsterdam! This Holocaust memorial museum in Budapest is definitely not a good start! Similar information is presented in dif...  more »
  • Monument located in the lobby of the great synagogue. Is dedicated to about 600,000 Jews sent down by Hitler. The monument consists of a tree-shaped sculpture-crybaby with a double mini-pórtico.
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