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Szentharomsag ter, Budapest, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a big statue up on the hill in the Royal area of Pest. It's outside the church and the guide said it is from the plague days. It represents the Holy Trinity.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It seems this is a location for people to meet up or just sit for a while because it has steps at the base. The column itself is a nice design, it's certainly interesting to look at and of course it is located in an...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We've seen a few memorials to the Black Plague victims and this one was a striking one. It is next to Matthias Church so take a few minutes to go over and take a look. We almost missed it because we were so busy looking...More

1  Thank francetravel
Reviewed 18 August 2017

All throughout Europe are monuments to celebrate the ending of the Black Plaque, to remember the lives lost, The Holy Trinity Column is Budapest's plague column. The large stone column is ornately decorated with angels and saints, with the Holy Trinity at the very top...More

1  Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Quite frankly, I think that this statue would get more credit if it was in a different location. The problem is, the church so magnificent, this is just a nice side piece. The statue itself is very pretty, which much attention to detail. The gold...More

Thank psudino
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting story behind the building & rebuilding of the column in the square beside St Matthias church. Originally erected to keep away the Black Plague & then rebuilt to definitively keep away the second wave of the Black Plague. King David & the saints &...More

Thank YNWATravelBug
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This column celebrates the end of the plague and was also meant to protect Budapest from future plagues. The trinity sits atop the column and there are other statues of angels and saints also feature on the column. It sits in Trinity square on near...More

Thank Fellowtraveller00
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Looks very pretty with all the must see locations in Budapest! Located in the centre of the Trinity square with Fisherman's Bastion, Matthias Church along with it, looks a very pretty column. Nice place to take pictures with all 3 seen together from this place!

Thank Partha Pratim M
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Without a doubt, one of the most striking structure of its kind I've ever came across. Great piece of architecture.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

HOLY TRINITY COLUMN is a wonderful plague column in Trinity Square. In an area of outstanding architecture this is a seriously busy and popular tourist destination and the column looks superb with exquisite details and superb stone work it really is one great piece of...More

Thank Neil K
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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19 February 2017|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
We went there by car. Or else you have to walk uphill or take a lift from the bottom of the castle and make your way towards the Square.