Event Dates: May 17, 2014 - May 18, 2014,
Festival hours: 9 am to 9 pm, daily
Venue: The garden of the Hungarian National Museum, Múzeum körút 14-16.
More than 100 museums come together each year in May in the beautiful garden of the Hungarian National Museum to celebrate the Festival of Museums (Múzeumok Majálisa). The art loving city of Budapest has numerous museums and galleries showcasing art and culture and visitors to the festival can take a virtual tour of each. Plus, there will be plenty of entertainment, including live music, theater and dance shows.
The Festival of Museums is a family event, so bring your little ones. Visitors can try some Hungarian arts and crafts, ceramics, painting and photography. Visit the garden of the Hungarian National Museum for a day of cultural discoveries. The two-day festival is free for everyone.