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Statue of Queen Elizabeth

Dobrentei ter, Budapest, Hungary
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Glorious statue of Queen Elisabeth in her grandest attire

This statue is well worth seeking out, showing the Queen larger than life size sitting in a grand... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Sydney, Australia
You should find it

The statue it is pretty much hidden, so you should know where to find it. It is on the Buda side... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Budapest, Hungary
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  • Very good37%
  • Average44%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“buda side” (4 reviews)
Dobrentei ter, Budapest, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

This statue is well worth seeking out, showing the Queen larger than life size sitting in a grand throne wearing her finest, as though she was at an event waiting to receive guests. The statue is in a park called Döbrentei tér, located on the...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The statue it is pretty much hidden, so you should know where to find it. It is on the Buda side, close to the Elisabeth bridge.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It is great to walk along the Danube river. Lots of things to see and the city always has something new to show.

Thank Rune G
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is a tucked away little statue in a park just off Elisabeth Bridge Buda side of this gorgeous city. Although the statue is well sculpured it's location is a bit hidden but that said when you do find the statue of Queen Elisabeth it...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Budapest is full of charms, so you need quite amount of time to look around. However, if you have time more than 2 days, I think this area is good for you to take a rest from citi-side, and enjoy the beautiful view from out...More

Thank Jung-Pil C
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We were not that impressed with this statue. It was very nice and had some significance, but we liked other ones better.

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This is the Hungarian Queen Elizabeth from Hungarian history and not either British Queen Elizabeth The statue is somewhat hidden so one would have to know where to look or be walking past towards gallert hill This is of historical importance so is worth having...More

Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

After crossing elisabeth bridge on the way to gellert hill you will find it. In a small nice garden-park you can rest and then continue to the hill.

Thank Suleyman A
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Whether it's worth venturing into the island in the middle of an enormous roundabout to see this statue is debatable but the affection for the Empress Elizabeth from the people of Budapest is undeniable. If you've walked across the Elizabeth Bridge or down from the...More

1  Thank StelucLive
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

The statue commemorates an assassinated Queen set in a small garden across the bridged named for her. While not outstanding it is a source of pride and sadness for the Hungarian people and is worth seeing if you are near by.

1  Thank McWett
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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