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Hungarian Technical and Transportation Museum

Varosligeti korut 11., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 70 320 9257
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This place is temporarily closed due to renovation. Trace the history of Hungarian railways, shipping and the development of the modern car and motorcycle through scale models, interesting exhibits, films and lectures.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
22 Feb 2017
“Supposed to reopen in 2019”
29 Sep 2016
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Varosligeti korut 11., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 70 320 9257
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

We came with our 4-year old boy, hoping this is a good idea. BUT, after they took our money for the ticket, the staff told us, we can not enter in the museum with our backpacks. My husband tried to explain that he is a...More

2  Thank zorroz1969
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Do not expect a lot of trains, planes and automobiles in this museum. But it is a good place to visit with young children, I would say up to 13 yrs old. There is a collection of trains (most models), cars and a space capsule....More

Thank PvE1964
Reviewed 18 April 2013

A modern well layed out museum. Not that big with trains and model trains of the glory times of steam. Up stairs the history of ships in all there model glory,even down to the Titanic that the son of my great grand father went down...More

Thank J0hnH68
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Well, it's far from center but if you are traveling with children you may like it. There are many real old locomotives, trams even one or two airplanes within. You can climb inside some of them. There is great quantity of models: moving trains, working...More

Thank eska09
Reviewed 10 March 2013

Excellent selection of exhibits with the main emphasis on rail. Fantastic models and collection of photos. I would avoid going when there is a school trip as the kids are running about when you are trying to read displays. Very good museum and a good...More

Thank Liane W
Reviewed 13 October 2012

Having read on the museum's Internet site the week before arrival that the aircraft department of the museum only was open on Fridays and Saturdays I came to the museum Friday 5. October 2012 only to find the aircraft department closed from 1. October due...More

2  Thank JCom_Oslo
Reviewed 28 September 2012

Not much help was available as the pitch of the museum seems to be for locals with little information available for non-native speakers. The aircraft part of the museum's located elsewhere a short distance away, which is something I wasn't advised about, so this was...More

1  Thank 171BOWERS171
Reviewed 21 August 2012

We very much enjoyed this wide-ranging museum. It has a marvellous collection of transport modes and gives a good portrayal of social change mediated by transport over the past 150 years in particular. The impressive entrance approach featuring a train locomotive and biplane sets the...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 19 April 2012

A splendid little museum, with lots of high-quality exhibits, but not too much to take in in a couple of hours. Try also to go to the Railway Museum in Vadasz utca if you are interested in trains - lots of hands-on stuff to do...More

Thank plenipotentiary
Reviewed 9 March 2012

In the city park a building full of big trains and cars - what else you need with kids? Wonderful exhibition.

Thank PirosK
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