Gyor Megyei Varos Things to Do

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Gyor Megyei Varos Things to Do

  • JANOS XANTUS MUSEUM

    Permanent exhibition: History of Gyõr and surrounding area from ancient times to the modern day. Private collection of the Petz family (medical history, exhibition of the fine arts and of the applied arts). Exhibition of Hungarian postage stamps, from the first issues up to the 80 s. Abád-Hauser family collection of fine arts and applied arts.

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  • Sports Fans

    Gyor being the Town of Meetings, has hosted over the years so many international sports competitions for sports such as soccer, tennis, swimming, darts, ping pong, basketball and many more.Gyor is the homebase for one of Hungary best soccer teams: Gyor ETO. For more info on current schedule visit : www.gyorsport.hu

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  • JANOS XSANTUS ZOO

    The Zoo was opened in 1967 and at present hosts more than 500 animals from over 100 species in spacious, arres that recreate the animal’s natural habitat. Amongst the species that you can see are lions, bears, tigers, zebras, a giraffe and dwarf hippo. The Zoo’s terrarium hosts Hungary largest poisonous snake collection and is home also...

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  • Angle fishing

    Angling spots can be found in the rivers and canals in Gyõr and many artificial and natural lakes. Typical fish species: carp, catfish, pike, pike perch, white fishes. Angling licences:

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  • Bezerédj-Castle - Erzsébet Galgóczi...

    Permanent exhibition opened in 1991 in memory of the writer Erzsébet Galgóczi awarded the Kossuth-Prize. The memorial room in Bezerédj-Castle built in the 17th Century was executed from the heritage of writer, which was presented by the family to the town of Gyõr.

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  • APOR EXHIBITION - THE PLACE OF MARTYRDOM

    The exhibition keeps the memory of Vilmos Apor s martyrdom alive, presenting his life and works, his sacrifice and his martyr s death. Bishop Apor s devoted life and martyrdom is presented not only by excerpts from his diary but also with the aid of different relics, documents, music, light effects and various audio-visual means.

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  • DIOCESAN TREASUR,LIBRARY AND LAPIDARY

    The Treasury houses masterpieces of gold- and silversmithery, liturgical gems, and textiles, showing the religious art of western Hungary from the Gothic period until the 19th century. Codices, earliest printed books, and a collection of old Hungarian books are on exhibition in the Library. Stones and stone remains from the Bishop s Castle and the...

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  • PUPPET EXHIBITION - ZICHY PALACE

    Permanent puppet exhibition donated by Mónika Wiedra Berzsenyi to the town of Gyõr. This fascinating exhibition is composed of 72 puppets, requisites, accessories and furniture. It presents the fashion of various eras and recalls the civil mood of the last Century by its conversation pieces

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  • L WHITE SALON

    The 17th Century system of dungeons under the former town hall - due to a true legend - where the petticoat white woman of Lõcse (Levoca in Slovakian) had been suffering imprisonment before she was finally beheaded in the main square of the time, now Széchenyi Square. The Foundation wishes to preserve and maintain this legend.

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  • COLLECTION OF IMRE PATKO

    Permanent exhibition: Hungarian and West - European works of the fine arts from the 20th Century. African, Oceanic ethnographical collection and exhibition of the applied arts from the 16th Century.

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  • Exhibition of Margit Kovács

    Life works of Margit Kovács, an expert in ceramics. Born in Gyõr (1902 - 1977). Chamotte engobe glazed ceramic sculptures, reliefes, articles for personal use and for decoration. Interior details from the atelier of the artist. Monumental building from the 17th Century. Previously inhabited by the grocer János Kreszta. Restored in 1977.

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  • Archives of Miklós Borsos

    Late gothic monument, rebuilt at the beginning of the 19th Century. Originally a courthouse of the bishop which was restored in 1979. Permanent exhibition of the sculptor Miklós Borsos. Ilona Kéry memorial room.

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  • Collection of Péter Váczy

    Monumental building from the 17th Century, originally a hospital. Rebuilt in the 1730 s and restored in 1994.

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  • City Picture Museum

    Monumental building from the 18th Century, originally the palace of count Gábor Esterházy. Monument restored in 1997. The Esterházy Palace is the residence of the City Art Museum and locality of the International Drawing and Graphics Biennal.

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  • Artistry

    There is also a few very well respected Blacksmiths, that specialize in battle-ready swords. The craftmanship is interestingly attracting more and more people to the town. I know of a very talented Blacksmith who has a website, if anyone is interested to see see any of the work, just email me for the link.

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  • CASTLE CASEMATE - LAPIDARIUM

    Permanent exhibition: Stone remains from the Roman ages and the new ages. Brick collection of József Horváth.

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  • Festivals

    Baroque Ball - FebruaryServes the revival and maintenance of our cultural heritage.Gyõr Spring Festival - March-AprilIn the spirit of waiting for the spring, the organisers invites the audience to Gyõr with a series of colourful events simultaneously the Budapest Spring Festival. Mediawave International Visual Art and Music Festival - April-MayMost...

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  • National Theatre of Gyõr

    The National Theatre of Gyõr has a wide repertoire of opera, operetta, musical, dramatic play and ballet performances. Beside the main stage, the Kisfaludy hall offers excellent opportunity for holding studio performances or presentations.

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  • Gyõr Ballet Company

    The Gyõr Ballet Company , estabilished in 1979, has achieved great successes on the stages of Europe and America with its performances forging the classical traditions and the values of modern dance theatre together. They are constantly improving their artistic level by staging the works of world-famous choreographers

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