Place to shop
Szimpla Sunday Farmers' Market
Not only the most famous ruin pub, but also one of the greatest bio-markets in town on Sundays!
Nice local products, also a very good breakfast option, gets crowded, so I recommend you go early.
Szimpla Háztáji opened in October 2013 in order to provide tasty and healthy foods and other delicacies every day made from the products that are available at the Szimpla Farmers' Market. Sometimes it's like at home, sometimes it's exotic, it happens that it recalls the canteen at school, at other…
“ Postcards, notebooks, printed artworks, bags, clothes, accessories in wide and wild variety all designed by Hungarian artists. Those who are searching for something really unique should visit Fian Shop.”
“As you can see now, this part of Budapest, called Óbuda hold so many things. The Goldberger Textile Museum is one of these great sights. History of Hungarian textile industry from the late 18th century to the millennium dominated by one great dynasty, the Goldbergers. Strenuous in following newest trends, investing in modern equipment, having the knowledge, courage and responsibility to grow made the Goldbergers leaders of Hungarian textile industry. In the building of their former factory an interactive exhibition waits for you to tell you more about the history of those 200 years through the lens of textile industry. Interesting for children, too!”
“The artwork depicting four women under frazzled umbrellas is situated in the heart of Óbuda's historical center. Mueums, coffee houses, restaurants are some minutes walk from here. The statues are object of debate until today: what are they dedicated to? Originally entitled 'Expectants' are obviously tarts on sentry-go, waiting for clients. The sculptor got inspired during his journey in Paris.”
“Situated right behind Memento Park it calls for binding the two programs together. Bring along a backpack with some sandwich and drink and start exploring. It is a karst plateau on the highest peak of the neighbourhood with extreme amount of sunny hours from early spring on. The only 3 km long trail takes you through various landscapes, flora and fauna. Follow numbered signs put all your way long.”
“42 gigantic propaganda statues from the previous political era, a public graveyard where visitors can get an idea about what everyday life was look like during the communist period in Hungary. Memento Park has four different sections: Statue Park is the open air collection, Stalin's Grandstand stands over Witness Square on the side of which there's a barracks museum with two photo exhibitions and a movie show about top events of the communist era. Open every day from 10 until dusk. Memento Park was the first collection of its kind called into life in the previous Eastern Block. Check out our offers in Experiences, we have a Trabant Tour combined with visit to Memento Park.”