Discounts and conditions of free entry:

50% discount to visit our museum (EEA citizens)

a.) family discount for 1 or 2 adults accompanying at least 2 close relatives, who are children under 18 years. The two adults can buy their full price tickets with 50% discount, the children (6-18 years) can get student tickets with a valid student card
b.) EEA citizens with a valid student card (regardless of age)
c.) EEA citizens from the age of 6 under the age of 26
d.) EEA citizens between 62 and 70 years or pensioners

20% discount to visit our museum

for owners of the “ÉnBudapestem” card

The persons listed below can visit the institutions of BHM free of charge (regardless of nationality):

a.) minors under the age of 6
b.) disabled people and their companion (1 person) with any document clearly stating the fact of disability
c.) persons holding a valid professional ticket issued by the minister
d.) persons holding a valid Budapest Card can visit the Castle Museum, the Kiscell Museum, the Aquincum Museum, the Budapest Gallery and the Imre Varga Collection
e.) students in Hungarian higher education
• majoring in archeology or history can visit the Castle Museum and the Aquincum Museum
• majoring in art history can visit the Castle Museum, the Kiscell Museum, the Budapest Gallery and the Imre Varga Collection

Free entry for domestic and foreign citizens if:

a.) they are EEA citizens 70 years or older
b.) teachers working in public education (EEA citizens), and persons holding a teachers’ ID card issued in an EEA member state

Free entry (regardless of nationality):

a.) for persons under the age of 26 or for up to 2 close relatives accompanying children under 18 on the last Saturdays of every month
b.) for every visitors on the national holidays of Hungary (15 March, 20 August, 23 October)

Free entry

For citizens living in the 3rd District with a permanent residence, for children from the Kindergartens operating in the jurisdiction of the municipality and the teachers accompanying them, for children from primary and secondary schools operating in the jurisdiction of the municipality and the teachers accompanying them in the Óbuda-based institutions of the BHM: the Aquincum Museum, the Budapest Gallery, the Imre Varga Collection, the Kiscell Museum, the Hercules villa, to visit the permanent and temporary exhibitions, and to attend musempedagogy prorammes organized for child groups.

Certificates or cards entitling for free entry (validated for the given year):

– A BHM members,
– ICOM card,
– national or international Press Card,
– KKDSZ certificate, SZAKMA certificate,
– Tourist Guide certificate, in case of arriving with a group to the Castle Museum, the Kiscell Museum, the Budapest Gallery, the Imre Varga Collection, the Aquincum Museum,
– AICA and FKSE certificate to the Kiscell Museum, the Budapest Gallery and the Imre Varga Collection

In other cases, not listed above, or due to individual assesments or requests to the general director of the BHM or the director of the given institution, the general director of BHM can provide discounted or free entry.

The individual discounts can not be combined! To access discounts, eligibility must be communicated before purchasing the tickets, and upon request – in every case – must be proven. Besides the certificates/cards listed above that does not contain photograph, proof of identity is required.

The entrance fees and discounts indicated in this instruction apply to viewing the museum’s permanent and temporary exhibitions. During events the entrance fees apply as announced for the specific program.