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Beautiful column celebrating the recapture of Hungary from the Turks

The seventeenth century monument commemorates the recapture of Hungary from the Turks. A statue of... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
TAIN2013
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Historic monument in in Old Town Gyor

Located in Szechenyi Square in old town Gyor, the Column of St. Mary was built in 1686 by Bishop... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
KLE2013
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Centreville, Virginia
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Located in Szechenyi Square in old town Gyor, the Column of St. Mary was built in 1686 by Bishop Kollonich of Gyor to celebrate the recapture of Buda from the Turks. The Virgin wears the crown of Hungary and holds the baby Jesus in her...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

The seventeenth century monument commemorates the recapture of Hungary from the Turks. A statue of virgin Mary wearing the Hungarian crown and holding the infant Jesus in her arm stands on top of a high column. The column stands on a square base with statues...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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