Budapest Parliament guided tour
Attractions & monuments

Budapest Parliament guided tour

based on 129 reviews
Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Tuesday-Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 45 minutes
Do this because
  • Visit the magnificent Hungarian Parliament, the 3rd largest Parliament in the world
  • Learn more about its history and marvel at the beautiful staircase and the Great Dome Hall
  • See the Hungarian Holy Crown and the Hungarian Crown Jewels
What to expect

Visit the magnificent House of Parliament, the 3rd largest Parliament building in the world. During this tour, you will have the chance to see the very richly decorated Staircase and the Cupola Room, where the Hungarian Crown Jewels and the Hungarian Holy Crown can be found.

Explore the interior of the Hungarian Parliament with a professional, local guide. Learn interesting facts about the country’s history and about why the cross on the top of the Hungarian crown is not straight.

During this tour, you will have the chance to visit the main Staircase framed by statues, stained glass windows and rich, decorative frescoes. The Dome Hall houses the Hungarian Holy Crown and the Coronation Insignia, among the oldest coronation regalia in Europe. The highlight of the tour is the Old Upper House Hall. After visiting the Session Room, the tour ends at the Parliament.

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What's included
  • Parliament entrance fee
  • Guided tour in English, German, French, Italian or Spanish
  • Audio headset
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up
Reduced price
  • Infants (0-2 years old): free
  • Children (3-12 years old): reduced
Where

Kossuth Lajos tér 1-3, Budapest, 1055

Meeting point:

Please show up 15 minutes prior to tour departure time at the Visitors Centre by the Parliament.

What to remember
  • The Parliament reserves the right to cancel or alter any tours at any time due to official visits or unforeseen events
  • Please bring your ID card/passport to enter the Parliament building
  • Your voucher cannot be redeemed at the Parliament's ticket office; please present the voucher to the tour coordinator with 'Parliament Tour' sign (wearing a red vest, Cityrama/Gray Line branded shirt)
  • If you do not have a printed version of the voucher, please go to the information desk at least 15 minutes before the tour and print it there
  • A security check is required prior to entering the House of Parliament; you must not enter the building with large bags, packages or objects capable of causing personal injury
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When
  • English and German tours start at 1.30pm
  • French tour starts at 2.00pm
  • Italian and Spanish tours start at 1.45pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 4 days before the activity begins.
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