The Palace of Arts is traditional and modern at the same time. Classical, World Music, Light music, jazz and dance performances, you can find sure something which you like.
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.
The house of Hungarian geniuses - the most famous and talented architectures worked on the "Hungarian temple of music". It is one of the most beautiful art novueau building of Budapest with one of the biggest organ of the world and concerthall inside.