Statue of St Stephen, Budapest

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Statue of St Stephen represents the first king of Hungary seated on a destrier, wearing the Hungarian crown and the coronation mantle. King Stephen I united the Magyar tribes and established Christianity in the country at the beginning of the 11th century. The bronze equestrian statue from 1906 stands on a high stone pedestal, which is adorned with reliefs illustrating scenes from the king's life. Notice the ornate saddlecloth and four figures of lions guarding the king. The area around the statue offers impressive views of Pest on the other side of the river. To visit Statue of St Stephen on your trip to Budapest, use our Budapest online attractions planner .
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  • Wonderfully, the Holy Stephan completes this beautiful place with church and cafes on his horse. Is in the range of the fishermen's bastion.
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  • This impressive statue is located in one of the sections more features of Buddha, on the premises adjacent to the Church of San Matías and surrounded by the fishermen's Bastion
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  • At night, there is like a Halo above his head. It is also the only statue. in fact the ramparts are pretty, the splendid church but, this statue + model are the only things to see!
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