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Imre Varga Collection (Gyujtemeny)

Laktanya utca 7, Budapest 1033, Hungary
+36 1 250 0274
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sumptious, unique sculptures

I remembered seeing this group of women with their umbrellas standing (as if they were real) in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wilmslow UK

If you like sculptures, visit the Varga Museum. It is small, but jammed with pieces and you will... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
Chicago, IL
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Laktanya utca 7, Budapest 1033, Hungary
+36 1 250 0274
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I remembered seeing this group of women with their umbrellas standing (as if they were real) in the rain in the Fo-ter of Obuda (Budapest) near the famous Sipos fish restaurant. Then someone told me that the sculptor's house, now a museum, is within a...More

Thank mosolygo
Reviewed 24 November 2016

If you like sculptures, visit the Varga Museum. It is small, but jammed with pieces and you will receive a personal tour of the grounds. Inexpensive, interesting and intelligent.

Thank wlamb123
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This little museum is easy to get to and is just the right size to appreciate the talent of Imre Varga. About 3 rooms and a sweet garden with many of his statues or the casts of them. There are some photos showing some of...More

Thank whirledgirl
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is Budapest's best kept secret! The gallery isn't the easiest to find,being situated a little out of the centre and away from the usual tourist trail, but it is well worth making the effort to get to it.(The public bus stops nearby). The many...More

Thank SandyMac22
Reviewed 30 December 2015

it was nice to see those sculptures while wandering near obuda. one of the many little surprises one can see in beautiful Budapest.

Thank Sibel B
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Very fine artist and interesting sculptures which deserve your attention. Outside the museum you will see a charming group of ladies with umbrellas-Surprise . Lovely . Absolutely worth a visit Enjoy Lis and Bjoern

Thank Bjoern E
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

I really loved this small, charming museum. I did not know the artist beforehand and ended up in Obuda to see Vasarelly, but red about Vargas on Tripadvisor and decided to pop by. The statues were beautiful and very varied. Some were of famous people,...More

1  Thank EllenChr
Reviewed 21 December 2014

You should definitely travel to Obuda, the oldest part of Buda, that is the old part of Budapest, to see the work of this man. There are some statues here and there. It's just beautiful to see them popping out like that between old buildings...More

1  Thank Elisa P
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Hungarians love their sculptures, they are all over the place. Have you seen the Holocaust memorial in the huge Synagogues grounds or that of Wallenberg? Imre Varga was responsible for both. Take a suburban train to see his collection in OBUDA, about 10 minutes from...More

1  Thank Nigel E
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Spending a half day walking around Old Buda, one appreciates the tranquility of this area. I imagine times were busier here, but it was nice to sit and relax in the beauty of the details. The monuments are put together well and it was fun...More

1  Thank James R
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