Not bigger, but prettier than the one in Vienna- Hungarian State Opera

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Francis Joseph was also present on the grand opening, whom was supporting the idea of the building of the Opera house in Budapest, but he had one condition, that it cannot be bigger than the one in Vienna.
According to the legend, when he came to the opening he said. “it is certainly not bigger, but I forgot to tell you that it cannot be prettier either.” Visit the Opera House and decide yourself. 

 

 

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