Jewish Essential Tour

First,  we will visit the Dohány Street Synagogue (interior visit), which is the largest in Europe and the second largest in the world.
You also get a local guided tour in the Jewish Museum, where you see the Hungarian Jewish heritage through a unique collection of art pieces from Hungary and Eastern Europe, and the rich tradition of Judaism, its holidays and everyday life. A separate room commemorates the Hungarian Holocaust.
Beside these we visit the Martyrs’ Cemetery, the Raoul Wallenberg Memorial Park with the Tree of Life and the Heroes’ Temple (outside visit).  After the tour it is possible to visit the Jewish Quarter Exhibition in the Goldmark Hall and the Family Research Center.
At the end of the tour you will be given a Jewish Center entrance ticket. These tickets are valid for one entry during next 24 hours. If you would like to go back the next day to the Jewish Center, please keep your ticket and show it at the entrance gate.
 
 
Points of interest/ itinerary
 
 
Those guests who are short of time can take the 2 hour Jewish Heritage Essential Tour. The tour includes an interior visit to the Dohány synagogue, which is the largest in Europe. With the help of  English-speaking guides you will be acquainted with the most important chapters of the history and culture of the Hungarian Jewry.
 
 
Main stops
 
 
Jewish Museum with local guiding
Interior visit of the Dohány Street Synagogue
Martyrs’ Cemetery - Holocaust Memorial Park
Raoul Wallenberg Park
Tree of Life
Heroes’ Temple – (outside visit)
Jewish Centre
 
 
Tour details
 
 
Tour dates: from 1st May till 30th November
 
From Monday to Thursday at 10am and 2pm, on Fridays and Sundays at 10am ONLY, Saturday NOT available
 
Meeting time: 15 minutes before the program
 
Meeting place: In front of Dohány Street Synagogue, Budapest, Dohány street. 2, 1074
 
Duration: 2 
 
 
Meeting Point information
 
 
In front of Dohány Street Synagogue, Budapest, Dohány street. 2, 1074
 
 
Block Out Dates
 
 
June 9, 10, 
September 29, 30, 
October 1, 8, 9, 14, 15,21, 22, 23 
October 13, 20 only 10am tour available 
November 1 
No tour on Saturdays

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