Going to the thermal bath is a well spread habbit in Hungary. In Székesfrhérvár will you find Árpád Fürdö along Kossuth utca. Árpád (~845 - ~907) was the leader of a confederation of tribes and is regarded as the founder of Hungary. The word "fürdö" means "bath".
Here you can find a little...
Here you can find a little English-Hungarian Dictionary with the most important and useful words:
Good Afternoon=Jó napot,
Hi=Szia or Hello,
Goodbye=Viszontlátásra (God save the travellers from pronouncing it...) or Viszlát (it's a little bit easier, isn't it?),
Bus station=autóbusz állomás,
(I'll add others if more comes into my mind)
Szent István Király Múzeum, Új...
Szent István Király Múzeum, Új Magyar Képtár (Megyeház u. 17)
This gallery of temponary exhibitions isn't far from the Main Squere. We were there to see the photo gallery of Lucien Hervé, a famoust hungarian-french photo artist. For the children there's an old MIG airplane in the garden, they'll love it. The exhibition is over, but the gallery convinced me. This is a photo made by Hervé and has nothing to do with Székesfehérvár.
The WWII memorial
The memorial of the military and civil victims of the Second World War is work of Maria Lugossy. On the stone is written "A whole eternity keeps on eye of their destiny" - Pilinzky Mourning Poem.
When in Szekesfehervar a must see Zichy liget (grove) with a very valuable iron bandstand and this memorial monument in honour of vistims of the war 1914-15.
Pro Patria monument
The First World War memorial, like a kind of "gate ornament", stands on the crypt of the St. Stephen's basilica.
The statue of Domonkos Kalmancsai
The provost of the royal basilica is holding the deed of foundation of the original, but destroyed St. Anne's Chapel in one of his hands and the model of the chapel in the other.
The statue of Ferenc Wattay
The twice the life-size statue of Ferenc Wattay, who was the castle warden, was made of bronze by Elek Lux.
The statue of Szent Laszlo Kiraly
Laszlo I, the Saint, was Hungarian king from 1077 to 1095, follower of St. Stephen in ecclesiastical policy. He was canonised in 1192.
Huniyadi Matthias Monument
The Matthias Rex (King Matthias Hniyadi) was erected on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of his death. It is located on the wall of the Cistercians convent in the Main street.
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