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  2. Central Hungary
  3. Budapest
  4. Mary Magdalene Tower

Budapest: Mary Magdalene Tower Ticket

Product ID: 226954
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See the oldest building in Kapisztrán square, the Mary Magdalene Tower. Built in late Gothic style, the Lookout tower on the higher level offers an extraordinary panorama with views to the most important buildings of Budapest and the nearby Buda hilltops.
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the city from one of the highest points of the Castle District
  • Learn more about the Hungarian history and about the past of the Castle Quarter
  • Enjoy an hourly carillon in the Ruins Garden
Full description
Experience one of the must-see sights in the Buda Castle District, the Magdalena (Buda Tower as it is also often called). The Church of Mary Magdalene itself was built in the 13th century, and after the church suffered severe damage during World War II, it was closed to the public for decades. The tower was reconstructed, and since 2017 has finally been able to welcome visitors again.

After some exercising and walking up the 170 stairs, you will arrive to the highest floor from where you can enjoy a breathtaking view over the city. You can observe the most unique sights such as the Hungarian Parliament, the St. Stephen's Basilica, or the Liberty statue from a different perspective.

On each floor of the tower, there is an information board about the past of the Castle Quarter and the tower. You can learn about the towers as well as the cities history while up or down. When you decide to go back down, you will be free to take some time to relax in the gardens.
Includes
  • Entry to the Budatower
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

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Know before you go
• Please note that there is no elevator, the upper floors are accessible only by climbing the many stairs
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