Communist History Free Walking Tour

Communist History Free Walking Tour

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Discover what life was like in Budapest in communist times and understand the history of communism with this free evening walking tour.

About this event

The Communist History Tour - is a FREE* walking tour of Budapest, it is perfect for those who want a short stroll through the city in the evening rather than a long hike. You will learn about the unique form of Goulash communism, and see the locations of major street fighting in the 1956 uprising. You will learn about what life was like in Communist Hungary and how communism came to be and finally end.

Meeting Place - Blaha Lujza tér Budapest, 1085. On the main square next to metro exit G. Look for a guide holding a yellow umbrella.

Times: 6pm on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday evenings.

Duration: 2 hours.

Language: English

Travel: The nearest metro station is Blaha. Trams 4/6 , 28a, 62 or 37.

*Free walking tours are tip based. You pay what you think the tour is worth by tipping the guides at the end. If you are unable to tip, leave us a good facebook review instead or like and share our page to say thank you.

The tour finishes on Kossuth Lajos ter, next to the parliament building.

Due to social distancing rules...

- The group size is limited to 15 it is important to book your place in advance.

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Guest stood in front of the bullet hole markers of the 1956 uprising.

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Our guide Kirill with a guest.

Guests with our guide Jesus at the start of the tour.

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