Budapest: The Great Synagogue Ticket
- Visit the the Great Synagogue, which is largest synagogue in Europe and the second largest in the world
- Enjoy skip-the-line entry
- Explore the grounds of the Synagogue and see the Emmanuel Memorial Tree
- Take a guided tour of the Synagogue, the Heroes’ Temple, the Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park and the graveyard
Take a guided tour to hear about its history, architecture and the history of the Hungarian Jews before and after WWII.
Then use your ticket to enter the Hungarian Jewish Museum next to the Synagogue and receive your included audio guide. Learn about the life of the Jewish people in Hungary through everyday objects.
See the the famous Emmanuel Memorial Tree in the Synagogue's backyard. Admire this magnificent weeping willow's small metal leaves engraved with a name of a Holocaust victim and plaques honoring non-Jewish rescuers.
Then, finish your visit the graveyard in the backyard of the Heroes’ Temple, the burial site of those who died in the ghetto during the WWII.
- Guided tour the Synagogue, the Heroes’ Temple, the Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park and the graveyard
- Audio guide for the Hungarian Jewish Museum
- Entry to Synagogue, the Hungarian Jewish Museum and the temporary exhibitions in the Cellar
- Entry to the Heroes’ Temple, the Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park, the Lapidarium and the Synagogue’s graveyard
Prepare for the activity
• Please wear clothes appropriate for a temple (e.g. no sleeveless tops, short skirts or shorts). Men cannot enter the synagogue without covering their heads. A kippah is given at the entrance
• Please be aware there is a security check upon entry
• No entry with backpacks larger that hand-luggage
• It is forbidden to eat, drink or smoke in the area
• The audio guide for the Hungarian Jewish Museum is available at the reception desk in the Museum building
• Last access is permitted 30 minutes before the closing time
Guided tour operating hours:
• English, Italian, Spanish and French tours run every 30 minutes from 10:30 AM up until 1 hour before closing time
• German, Russian, Hebrew and Hungarian tours run every 60 minutes from 10:30 AM up until 1.5 hours before closing time