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Ferenczy Karoly Muzeum (Charles Ferenczy Museum)

Fo ter 6, Szentendre 2000, Hungary
+36 26 310 244
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Art Capital – Szentendre

This summer the town was awoken, having remembered some traditions of artist generations lived... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
GFazekas
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Szentendre, Hungary
a great surprise

We visited this museum largely because of our shared family name. I was impressed, however, by the... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
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Fo ter 6, Szentendre 2000, Hungary
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

This summer the town was awoken, having remembered some traditions of artist generations lived there. This museum is the heart of changes. It keeps collection of Ferenczy family, amazing pieces, especially sculptures that are living, moving,reflecting emotions in spite of the fact they are not...More

Thank GFazekas
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We visited this museum largely because of our shared family name. I was impressed, however, by the museum. The art collection is well presented in a way that describes the influences on the various family artists, and the facility is excellent. During our visit, the...More

Thank jef-ind
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I bought the pass to see all the museums in town. They didn't have a map so it was a bit of a hunt for them. This has a small decent collection. But annoyingly I had to pay extra to take photos. There are a...More

Thank USCKaboom
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This is a nice collection of the works by the Ferenczy family. Follow the recommended sequence of rooms, and read the descriptions in each room - you will see an interesting family history inter-twinned with several regime changes and two world wars. Tip: For whatever...More

1  Thank lm-gym
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I bought a museum pass ticket to go to a different museum, but spotted this one on my way to the train station. I'm certainly glad I went in! It was full of wonderful, high-quality art. Some of the best I've seen. I recognised some...More

Thank GeorgeHCS
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Beautifully renovated museum swimming in light, a real refreshment in the busy rush. My 4 year old daughter pulled me into this museum at one of our regular trips to Szentendre, getting interested by the Ferenczy sculpture of a boy in the garden. I generally...More

Thank Capuchoc
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Szentendre, Hungary is a nice half day trip from Budapest on 'The green line'. The railway has a separate station just across the Danube on the Buda side. You have to walk about 1 km from the train station, just head straight out in the...More

Thank PhotoRAMBLER5
Reviewed 29 January 2015

I have fallen in love with this family of artists - a father (Karoly Ferenczy), his wife, and their twin (Beni, a sculptor and Naomi a textile specialist) and their brother Valer , a painter. Their art is exquisite - Karoly's is called Plein Air...More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 8 October 2014

The Ferenczy family (father, son, and twin brother&sister) has a prestigious place in the art history of the country. Their lives have also been closely linked to Szentendre. A musuem dedicated to their work has recnetly re-opened, a bit away from the centre, not far...More

1  Thank GaborLeo
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I happened upon the Karoly Ferenczy Museum on our recent trip tp Szentendre from Budapest. I was overwhelmed by the quality of the work by this family. Everything is displayed in a calm fashion with information about the works in both Hungarian and English. Also,...More

Thank Marilyn069
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Gary H
Did Valer ever sign any of his paintings with just and a dot after his name (Valer.) as in a painting of a winter country seating.
17 February 2015|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gary There is no record of any of Valer's paintings having the signature valer. (valer dot) There are some, however, that were unsigned. I have checked with an expert in Hungary and have researched in a number of... More
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