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Liberty Square (Szadadsag Ter), Budapest

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Admire the architecture and immerse yourself in Hungarian history at Liberty Square (Szadadsag Ter). Stop at the monuments to Soviet soldiers who died liberating Hungary from German occupation during World War II, as well as those dedicated to Ronald Reagan and Harry Hill Bandholtz--all of which testify to the country's unique position as a crossroads between East and West. The surrounding Art Nouveau and historical buildings serve as residences and house a number of important institutions. The square is known for its peaceful atmosphere; in warmer weather locals soak up the sun, while both kids and adults have fun at the interactive fountain. In the vicinity of the square choose from a selection of cafes and restaurants. Our Budapest vacation builder makes visiting Liberty Square (Szadadsag Ter) and other Budapest attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • This is not something you go find and watch, but it's good to look around while you head from the St. Stephen Basilica to the Parliament. You can also enjoy the green grass which is relatively rare to...  more »
  • Most of the names connected with freedom, peace an so on were given during the Communist rule, The name of this place is much older. You can find here the US Embassy, the defunct stock exchange, a mem...  more »
  • Without such tourists come freedom square is located between symbolic attractions of Budapest St. Stephen's Cathedral and the houses of Parliament, but is seen to have to walk the dog. Monuments Hungary had greatly affected this very modern and contemporary history. Like the Reagan statue monument to mourn the victims of aggression from Germany at the southern end of the square, Center on the northern edge of a liberation monument from Germany by the Soviet army, and square win cold war, broke down the iron curtain. Setbacks and hardships of the country is surrounded by great powers, great powers, and monuments of historical heroes resisted the Habsburgs in Parliament Square to freedom square here kept tossed in other countries but is being shown. Monuments to see and explore the freedom square, walk, and the Hungary national time to system sect and dissidents is born, alternating between the position, followed by its aftermath still felt like.
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