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Anonymus Szobor (Anonymous' Statue)

Budapest, Hungary
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Cool and creepy.

I liked this statue more than most because it's creepy looking. I'm not at all sure who it is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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It will bring you good luck. Love the location of this statue - right in City Park. While a bit... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I liked this statue more than most because it's creepy looking. I'm not at all sure who it is a statue of but it's worth a look.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It will bring you good luck. Love the location of this statue - right in City Park. While a bit spooky, the fact that the city scribe never signed his work makes him Anonymus.

Thank GenevieveK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the almost sinister tone of this statue, saw pictures but decided it was one to see for myself. Mr Anonymus is definitely the most popular statue in the castle's grounds and rightly so. The shadow created by the hood over his head makes...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Looks like the grim reaper from 20 yards.you can though buy them an ice cream near by and then go to the zoo Worth a visit as there are other things to see

Thank glock123
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Take the underground here and explore the whole area, so beautiful! I only wish we had had more time to poke around - lots of hidden gems here, and not as many tourists!

Thank ShannaNanna84
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This statue is in a series of parks and you will just walk by. People like to get there pictures taken with him. He was a twelfth century notary and biographer of King Bela. OK, I just looked that up, but there really was an...More

Thank Arletta F
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The statue of Anonymus, is located in City Park, in the courtyard of Vajdahunyad Castle. An interesting story and wonderfully crafted sculpture. Yet another example of the vast array of architecture and public works of art in Budapest. A picture with this enigmatic sculpture, is...More

1  Thank Haslander
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Very interesting statue, as the most statues in Budapest, on a grey day, the photo can be really spooky. On a sunny day, not so spooky. nice surroundings too

Thank litanies
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Spooky looking statue in the Royal Park. Very popular with tourists so you may have to wait to get a photo. There is an Agricultural Museum opposite and a café/bar just down the path by the small lake. Heroes Square is about a 3 minute...More

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

You will need to queue to photograph this ver beautiful and thought provoking statue. You will be left wondering.

Thank sandra a
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