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1-2 "Lock Happiness".
3 Bust of Salamon Ferencz (1825-1892).
4 Statue of Elizabeth of Bavaria (1837-1898) Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary as spouse of Emperor Francis Joseph I. In the background the Elizabeth Bridge named after her.
 
1-4 Monument of the Hungarian poet and dramatist Mihály Vörösmarty (1800-1855) considered by his contemporaries to be a romanticist. Vörösmarty is best known for his national epics, noted for their beautiful language, including "Zalan's Flight" (1825), "Erlan" (1825) and "Two Neighboring Castles" (1831). The monument was erected in 1908. The poet is surrounded by figures representing various classes of society, including a farmer and peasant girl, people in traditional Magyar dress, a student and a worker with his wife and young son.
 
1 Statue of the Hungarian writer and statesman József Eötvös (1813-1871).
2-3 Statue of the English poet and playwright William Shakespeare (1564-1616) in front of Hotel InterContinental.
4 Statue in front of Hotel InterContinental.
 
Sculpture at the promenade/Duna Korzó
1-2 Memorial of Prime Minister Imre Nagy on Vértanúk tere (Martyrs' square).
3 "The Little Princess" 1989, bronze statue executed by Laszlo Marton. The princess is wearing a jesters hat and is perched on the rails of fence.
4 The Gellert monument Gellert Hill in the Buda district, designed by Gyula Jankovits and erected in 1904 in honour of the 11th century bishop St Gellért who converted the Magyars to Christianity. According to legends Gellert was put to death at this spot by pagans. In a barrel he was rolled down the Hill and then thrown into the Danube.
 
1-5 Budapest’s Heroes’ Square stands in honor and memory of the great leaders in Hungary’s history. Inside the niches of the two semi-circles that make up the monument are statues of famous men of Hungarian history, such as kings, governors and King Stephen I, who brought Christianity to the country. Atop the semi-circles are symbols of War and Peace, Work and Welfare and Knowledge and Glory.
The centerpiece of the square is the Millennium Monument or Millennial Column, built in 1896 to commemorate the 1000th anniversary of the Magyar conquest. It is topped with a statue of the Archangel Gabriel, meant to be a symbol of the Roman Catholic Church. Pope John Paul II preached at the Heroes' Square in 1991.
Around the base of the monument are a number of equestrian statues honouring Árpád (c.845.-c.907) and the seven chieftains of the Hungarian tribe, who settled their people in the area now known as Hungary. In front of the column is the Monument of National Heroes, also known as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, a tribute to Hungary’s nameless heroes of war.
6 "Iosepho Archiduci Austriae Regni Hungariae Ultra L Annos Palatino Pia Memoria Dicatum MDCCCLX." (Dedicated in pious memory of Joseph Archduke of Austria and for more than 50 years regent of Hungary, 1860.)
7-8 Nagvatadi Szabo Istvan and ?
 
1-8 Equestrian statues, Buda Castle.
 
1-3 Fountain of King Mathias, Buda Castle.
4-8 Statues and Fountains in the Buda Castle district.
 
1-8 The Fishermen's Bastion, built between 1895-1902, was designed by the architect Frigyes Schulek in Neo-Gothic style. The Bastion is named after the fishermen's guild. According to customs in the Middle Ages this guild was in charge of defending this part of the castle wall. The seven towers symbolize the seven chieftains, who conquered the land for the Hungarians. The equestrian statue depicts the first king, St. Stephen.
 
1-4 Budapest's Freedom Square/Szabadság tér In 1848 and 1849 many Hungarian freedom fighters were executed at this location. In the very center of Freedom Square is one of the city’s few remaining monuments to the Soviets. The monument with a star on the top remains as a reminder of the Red Army troops who liberated Budapest in 1944-45.
 
 
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