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Statue of Lajos Kossuth

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Address: Budapest, Hungary

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Kossuth statute at Parliament.

When you plan your visit to the Parliament, plan enough time because besides the building itself, the grounds and monuments and statutes are plentiful, even if just to take a... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 November 2016
Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

When you plan your visit to the Parliament, plan enough time because besides the building itself, the grounds and monuments and statutes are plentiful, even if just to take a look. Each one has its own importance and significance in Hungarian history. Kossuth was a President in addition to other roles during the mid 1800's. His statute is on the... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

A nice statue located close to the Danube river (near the Parliament building), but nothing special.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Behind the parliament building, a nice statue. I don't know history of lajos kossuth, but that seems he was a hungarian hero. The place of statue can be seen by everybody visiting parliament.

Thank Suleyman A
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

THE STATUE OF LAJOS KOSSUTH is an really beautiful statue that you can take in when visiting PARLIAMENT BUILDING or KOTHOS LAJOS TERE and is a nice little diversion. The crowd's that pack this area are testament to how busy this place is and we had a really good time visiting this site and many more in and around this... More 

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Davie, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

This is one of the largest and most prominent statues in Budapest and features one of the most renowned political figures of Hungarian 19th century history. Kossuth was leader of the 1848-1849 Hungarian War of Independence against Habsburg rule. It is quite an imposing statue located by Parliament.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

If one's visited the Hungarian Parliament and its surounding grounds, it's likely that one would also have noticed this statue located in the square also named after the famous man. It's quite a large monument for this important man who was instrumental in helping his country form an identity separate from the then Austro-Hungarian empire. Only partially successful in his... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2014

Its a decent statue dedicated to an iconic leader of Hungarian politics - Kossuth Lajos. If you are in the vicinity of the parliament (which again you can't miss because of its location and importance in the city of Budapest) then you can't miss this statue and the crowds surrounding it. Make sure to visit in the evenings or maybe... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2013

Located just next to the Parliament, there is something a bit intimidating with this statue. Still, it's an impressive statue that looks over a nice little park.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2013 via mobile

Monument has good location. If you are walking by Danube, visiting Parlament, you can't miss it. Maybe you'll have problems to take photo, there's always crowd. To avoid tour groups, go in the evening.

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