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Szabadsag ter, Budapest 1054, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You will find it at a short walking distance from the Parliament and you will love it at first sight. Look it up in your guidebook before your visit and while you are there, enjoy the real couleur locale.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across this square while walking to the Hold Utca market nearby. It looked so pretty with it's interactive fountain and statues al bordered by some beautiful stately buildings. It was only when we noticed the barbed wire erected along a road barrier and...More

Thank justjans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the memorial is nice, I'm not sure why the Hungarian government would leave up a memorial to the Soviet Army after the history between WWII and the end of the Cold War. There is also a statue of President Reagan nearby, and several interesting...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Also known as Liberty Square, this is a large well kept green space in Pest not far from Parliament. In and on the edge of the park there are many significant memorials, at the northern end of the square is the Memorial to the Soviets,...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Our guide told us that the monument was built in 2014 in memeory of the victims of the holocaust. It depicts Germany's imperial eagle swooping down on the archangel Gabriel, which symbolizes Hungary. There are pictures underneath it and artifacts that relate to the victims....More

Thank roamas
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We are living in Budapest at the moment, just around the corner from this square. I have gradually been learning more and more about it. There are so many interesting things- from the US Embassy to the statue of Ronald Reagan, the 'interactive' fountain and...More

1  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Szabadsag Square is a must-see - surrounded with impressive buildings - and a fantastic chance to shake hands with Ronald Reagan. Freedom is beautiful.

Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful area of buildings and statues. The revisionist history for the monument is ridiculous and interesting. I liked the protest memorial really well.

Thank John M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Another great square to visit, close to everything. In the area you can find many restaurants, coffee shops.

Thank hegyibrigitta94
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

A large open space with children play areas, cafes and home to numerous statues and monuments. The largest being the Soviet War monument, German Occupation monument and a statue of Ronald Reagan, amongst others. Its a lovely area to chill out in.

Thank BorntocruiseUK
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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The
Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
...More
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