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Zsolnay Museum

Kaptalan utca 2, Pecs 7621, Hungary
+36 72 324 822
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A true piece of Hungarian history

Well worth two hours; a detailed look at one of the most successful family businesses in Hungary... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Louise F
,
Davis, California
Great surprise

I did not expect to enjoy this museum as much as I did. I found it interesting reading the history... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
mgdevine
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Fort Wayne, IN
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  • Average4%
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“take pictures” (2 reviews)
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Kaptalan utca 2, Pecs 7621, Hungary
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+36 72 324 822
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Well worth two hours; a detailed look at one of the most successful family businesses in Hungary and what happened through the political turmoils of Hungarian history

Thank Louise F
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

I did not expect to enjoy this museum as much as I did. I found it interesting reading the history of the family and how the company ended with Communism. The porcelain products that the company produced were interesting. Wonder through the small gift shop....More

1  Thank mgdevine
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Zsolnay Museum highlights some of the works of ceramics made by the namesake company. While we didn’t care too much about the history of Zsolnay, the works on display and its diverse themes were worth a look despite a slightly steep admission.

Thank thelonious22
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

The museum provides a good explanation of the Zsolnay family history and the development of the factory including the products the family invented which at one time made it the largest company in Hungary up to its nationalisation by the Soviets after the end of...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I had read up on the Zsolnay family prior to visiting Pecs--and have seen numerous examples of the tile work all over Budapest--but the items on display in the mid-sized museum are just spectacular, along with a history of the family and company. I didn't...More

Thank christa c
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

You'll see Zsolnay tiles all over Hungary and I bought the most beautiful and unique gifts here for my family.

Thank Flamingosatch
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

This is a medium-size museum, but very beautiful. A lot of colourful cermamics are exposed. Most of them are striking by originality and the creativity of the authors.

Thank Fane_Babanul
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Very nice layout and lighting, good location, great breadth and depth to the collection, time well spent

1  Thank dtstockwell
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

I loved it. Bt be aware if you want to take pic's even with your phone you need to buy ticket that allows you to take pictures. Unfortunately we were not told about it while buying tickets but inside the museum when i tried to...More

1  Thank Nata I
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

The museum had beautiful paintings on ceramic and told the story of the man who started this work and became famously and painted buildings churches etc . The ceramic work was amazing . His work is also on display in town square

Thank _jennys3489
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