22 March 2019
Sister-town connections
2013 is the year of anniversaries in...
Eger in the sky
The inhabitants of Eger are rightly proud of...
Traditions in Eger
Fostering traditions in Eger is very...
Heroes of Eger
1552 was an important date in the history of...
The Castle of Eger
One of the best-known symbols of patriotic...
Géza Gárdonyi
One of the best known writers of Hungary was...
The town is being renewed
It is important for Eger to preserve its...
Turkish relics
The town has prserves several relics of the...
Church towers in Eger
The view of Eger is undoubtedly dominated by...
Bring home some memories of Eger - EGER1552

Little Synagogue

01 February 2016
Little Synagogue locating contemporary arts gallery is the oldest synagogue of Eger.

Servite Church of Eger

18 June 2015
The Servites coming from the Austrian order settled in Eger after the Turks had left the town.

Paduan St Antony Church of Minorite order

15 June 2015
One of the nicest Baroque churches of Central Europe.

St Frances Church -Franciscan Church

15 June 2015
The church of Franciscan monks was built in Baroque style designed by G. B.Carlone from 1736 to1755 using certain parts of former Saint Demeter church.

Basilica of Eger St John Cathedral

15 June 2015
The Basilica is the only one Classicist building in Eger, the second largest church in Hungary.

St Bernard Cistercian Church

15 June 2015
A Muslim mosque used to stand on the site of the church. The plot was given to the Jesuits who started to build their church and monastery in 1699.

St Nicolas Serbian church

12 November 2015
St Nicolas Serbian church (Serbian Orthodox church)


04 March 2015
The Minaret is the northernmost built monument in Europe from the Ottoman period.

Szépasszony valley (Valley of the Beautiful Woman)

17 March 2015
Szépasszony Valley having about 200 wine cellars have strongly become connected to the fame of the wines of Eger in the past centuries.

Palace of the Provost

14 November 2013
The late Baroque palece was built by provost count Ignác Batthyány by the designs of Jakab Fellner.

Lyceum – Károly Eszterházy University College

15 June 2015
Lyceum was built from 1765 to 1785. The original designs were made by József Gerl than it was completed by Jakab. The institute got its name by its founder,...

Fazola gates – County Council

17 March 2015
The building of the County Council was built by the designs of Matthisa Gerl in 1749-56.

Archbishop’s Garden

26 June 2013
The park is situated on the territory bordered by György Klapka and Hadnagy streets.

Dobó square

24 June 2015
Dobó Square is the most organized square of Eger.

Buttler house

17 March 2015
The house built in Baroque style in the 18th century got its name after its owner, János Buttler, commander of the town , who became famous by Kálmán...

Kopcsik Marzipania

12 June 2015
Lajos Kopcsik is an internationally well-known master-confectioner, who is an Oscar award Winner, and Guinness recorder. His works goes back for several...

Agria Park

07 November 2016
An experience in the heart of Eger