Ludwig Museum – Budapest Art Attractions

Ludwig Museum, Budapest is one of the top art museums in Hungary, it is housed in the wonderful Palace of Arts building complex near the river Danube. Ludwig Museum Budapest has a collection of international and Hungarian contemporary works of art.

Ludwig Museum Budapest - Ludwig Múzeum

Ludwig Museum Budapest – Ludwig Múzeum, photo by Balazs Glodi

Address of Ludwig Museum, Budapest:

Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art

Palace of Arts

Komor Marcell u. 1, Budapest, H-1095

How to get there? Tram 2 or 4 or 6

Opening hours at Ludwig Museum, Budapest:

Tuesday-Sunday: 10.00-20.00 (Closed on Mondays), from 18.00 to 20.00, only one exhibition is open

Admission fee – Ludwig Museum, Budapest

General admission ranges from 700-2200 HUF

On the last Sunday of every month free admission for all visitors under 26, as well as for maximum 2 close relatives accompanying children under 18.



The interior of the Ludwig Museum Budapest is in stark contrast with the cold materials and colors of the exterior surfaces: warmth and light are in abundance.

Ludwig Museum Budapest, Interior

Ludwig Museum Budapest, Interior (photo by St Stev)

Reviews of Ludwig Museum, Budapest

“We found the audio guide to be lacking, a better use would be to save your money for the museum shop at the end as there are some great things available for purchase. Overall it was a great experience” (tourist review on TripAdvisor)

“This art museum housed in the gorgeous Palace of Arts Building near the Lagymanyosi Bridge has evening hours from Tuesday through Sunday(10 to 8 PM).It has fine second half of the Twentieth Century paintings by famous international painters like; Picasso (“Musketeer With Sword”), Andy Warhol,” (tourist review on TripAdvisor)

photos by St Stev on Flickr

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