Jewish Heritage in Hungary with a Historian

Budapest, Hungary
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2h 30min
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What To Expect

Meet one of our guides with university background of history who can bring the history of Jewry of Hungary alive in front of you.

During the walk you'll get to know the home of the largest Jewish community of Eastern Europe today where you'll see from the outside the three most important Synagogues.

We overview 2000 years of Jewish history while focusing on the last 150 years including the "golden age" of the turn of the century, the interwar period with a special focus on the events of the WW II and the revival of Jewish life from the 1990s.

Besides Jewish culture and history we introduce you to the gentrifying inner 7th district and its living standards, conditions, issues and its street art.

One of the highlights of this tour is visiting the Rumbach street Synagogue inside (the entrance fee is included in the tour's price).

What to remember

Important info

Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller. Service animals allowed. Public transportation options are available nearby. Suitable for all physical fitness levels

What's included
Visit of Rumbach street synagogue inside (ticket price is included in the tour's price)
Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until a day in advance
Budapest Explorers
Meeting Point

We meet in front of Kempinski hotel on Erzsébet tér / square, facing the Ferris wheel.

Being on of the main squares of Budapest it's easy to reach by M1, M2, M3 subways and several buses and tram lines.

Google Maps is well synchronized with the Budapest public transportation system.