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The Museum Garden Park

The garden park of the Hungarian Geographical Museum was re-landscaped after the renovation of the building in 2001. The purchase of the benches and the lamp posts was funded by the citizens and businesses of the town and plaques recognising…

A brief history of the Museum

After five years’ planning, organisation and manual work, supported – both financially and morally – by the Hungarian Geographical Society and Dr József Becsei, the Hungarian Geographical Collection was founded in 1983 by Dénes Balázs, a geographer from Érd. He…

A brief history of the Museum building

Built by Duke Fülöp Batthyány in 1840, the only listed Manor House still standing in Érd now houses the Hungarian Geographical Museum. Intended to serve as an inn, it was built along the first busy road on the boundary of…


Contact details Telephone: 06 (23) 363-036 Fax: 06 (23) 362-171 E-mail: info@foldrajzimuzeum.hu Geocatching: GCMFM Coordinates: Latitude: N 47° 22,632’ Longitude: E 18° 55,109’ Opening hours 1 April – 30 November Mondays: Closed Tuesday–Friday: 10:00–18:00 Saturday–Sunday: 10:00–18:00 1 December – 31…