Museum of Fine Arts

Museum of Fine Arts

Address: 41 Dózsa György út
Telephone: (36-1) 1429-759
(36-1) 1429-336
Fax: (36-1) 1228-294

Opening hours:

Every day (exept Mondays): 10am - 6pm

Permanent exhibitions:

- Antique collection
Mainly Greek and Roman works of Art : marble sculptures, more than toushand works of plastic art, bronze works, vases with red and black figures painted by famous painters.
- Egyptian collection
Sculptures from all Egyptian Ages, including some outstanding works, painted mummy coffins, plastics.
- Antique picture gallery
This is the most significant collection of the Museum. The gallery introduces the development of Europian painting from 1300 to 1800. In this respect the Museum is one of the best ordered collections in Europe.
- Antique sculpture collection
Works of Italian sculptue from the 4th century to the 18th century and of French, English, German and Holland sculpture from the 13th century to the 18th century. A famous masterpiece is the horseman sculpture made by Leonardo da Vinci.
- Graphical collection
The collection - which contains 10000 drawings and 100000 engravings - is not open to the public all the time because the works of art are highly sensitive to light
- Modern collection
Contains paintings and sculptures from the 19th and the 20th century.