Geological Museum

2018 May. 17.

The Geological Exhibition displays minerals, fossils and rock samples from all over Hungary.

                         The Museum is temporarily closed.

 

The exhibition is open on weekdays by appointment only. Please email at least one week ahead. Only guided tours are available.

Address: 1143-Budapest, 14 Stefánia St.

Admission fees:

Adults: 2000 Ft
Pensioners: 1500 Ft
Students: 500 Ft
Entrance is free for children under 6 years.

Support tickets are available for 2000 Ft or 5000 Ft.

We accept cash, debit and credit cards.

Information and appointment: Klára Palotás (muzeum@mbfsz.gov.hu)

Exhibitions

Records of 450 million years from Hungary
The geological history of Hungary and the Carpathian Basin is introduced from the Silurian Period till today.

Beauty and value – Minerals and ores from Hungary
Spectacular ores and associated minerals from Hungary are on display in nine showcases.

Fluorescent minerals – The Cherepy collection
Fluorescent minerals from the Franklin- and Sterling mines, USA were donated to the collection by the Cherepy family.

Rudapithecus hungaricus
The bones of Rudapitchecus hungaricus are among the most famous remains from Hungary.

Dinosaurs from Hungary
Dino footprints and bones from the Jurassic and Cretaceous Periods are put on show in the building. The reconstrucion is the work of Tibor Pecsics.

János Böckh's certificate of nobility
János Böckh’s certificate of nobility is on display as a courtesy of the descendants of the Böckh family.