Museum of Fine Arts (Szépmuvészeti Múzeum)
- Type: Museums
- Time to Spend: 2 hours to Half Day
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The Museum of Fine Arts is an excellent way to spend a day in Budapest. The neoclassical building houses an extensive collection of international art. There isn't any Hungarian art, however. If you're looking for some of the country's best pieces, make sure to check out the traveler-recommended Hungarian National Gallery in Castle Hill. Come here if you want to see an extensive collections of paintings by Europe's Old Masters, including El Greco and Holbein the Elder.
The Museum of Fine Arts is located next to Heroes' Square and accessible from the Hosök tere metro stop. Standard admission is 1800 HUF (around $8 USD) and you can visit any day but Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information on discounted admission and hours of operation, visit the Museum of Fine Arts' website.