Stories of the Andrássy Avenue 2. part
We discover the wonderful buildings of the Andrássy Avenue from Oktogon until to Heroes' Square. How became this sandy moorland to main street? Did you know that Ferenc Erkel, Ferenc Liszt and Zoltán Kodály lived in the Andrássy Street? Where was situated the former Hall of Arts? Which house was the place of tortures, interrogation? Who was the founder of the nice Körönd Square? Where are the former sculptures now? We will look for that building where the famous paintings collector lived. It will turn out which villa was too small for its owner and made it bigger by an architect from New York. Who was Ferenc Hopp, who donated most of his subjects to the Hungarian East Asian Museum? Did you hear about it that there was a fountain designed by Miklós Ybl and an artesian well too? If you would like to hear the answers, join our tour.
This public tour is available only in Hungarian, you can book only a private tour in English, please contact me!