Hungary’s Most Captivating Castles

7 July, 2016

(A Hungarian version of this article is available below. A cikk magyar nyelven is elérhető)

Over the course of their rich and eventful history, Hungarians built several castles and fortresses during the Medieval Ages. These romantic and mystic architectural masterpieces offer a great opportunity for tourists to dive into our history, and learn about Hungarian kings, wars, legends, vendettas, and alliances.

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Magyarország Legelbűvölőbb Kastélyai

7 July, 2016

(An English version of this article is available above. A cikk angol nyelven is elérhető)

Magyarország gazdag és eseménydús történelmi múltjának köszönhetően számos kastély, vár, és erőd épült a középkorban az országban. Ezek az olykor romantikus és misztikus építészeti remekművek kiváló alkalmat kínálnak a túristák számára, hogy elmerűljenek hazánk történelmében, és tanúlhassanak királyainkról, csatáinkról, legendáinkról, árulásról és szövetségről.

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June in Hungarian History: Imre Nagy

23 June, 2016

(A Hungarian version of this article is available below. A cikk magyar nyelven is elérhető)

June has an important role in Hungarian history.  Among the many other historical events that occurred in June, it marks the birth, death, and rehabilitation of Imre Nagy, one of the country’s most influential communist politicians, and a martyr of the 1956 Revolution.

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Június a Magyar Történelemben: Nagy Imre

June 23, 2016

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Június fontos hónap a magyar történelemben, ugyanis ekkor született és halt meg Nagy Imre, az ország sorsát erőteljesen befolyásoló kommunista politikus, az 1956-os forradalom mártírja.

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European Swimming Championships 2016: Hungary Finishes Top on Gold Medal Table

29 May, 2016

(A Hungarian version of this article is available below. A cikk magyar nyelven is elérhető)

Hungarian swimmers made history by winning a record number of 10 golds among a haul of 19 medals during last week’s European Swimming Championships in London.

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Hungarian Language Program Update

May 12, 2017

Our advanced and beginner adult Hungarian language classes just ended for the semester, and an intermediate course is set to start for a short, 5-week session over the summer.  We anticipate starting all level of classes again in the fall, and are looking for prospective students at the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.  If interested, please contact Gabor at the Kossuth Foundation:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Úszó Európa Bajnokság 2016: Magyarország az Éremtáblázat Élén

29 May, 2016

(An English version of this article is available above. A cikk angol nyelven is elérhető)

Történelmi sikert ért el a magyar úszó válogatott a londoni Európa-bajnokságon, ugyanis Magyarország még sohasem nyert 10 Európa-bajnoki aranyérmet a sportágban.

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The Hungarian Millennium of 1896

May 2, 2016

May 2, 1896 marked the beginning of a series of nationwide festivities, exhibitions and public works projects, started on the occasion of the one thousand year anniversary of the Magyars’ arrival in the Carpathian Basin.

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Hungarian Language Program Update

The January 8, 2018 meeting at Arlington Central Library from 6pm IS CANCELLED due to weather conditions. 

NEW MEETING DATE AND TIME: The Kossuth Foundation will hold an organizational meeting for those interested in attending Hungarian language evening/weekend classes in the spring on January 13, 2018 between 1- 2PM at the Kossuth House (2001 Massachusetts Ave, NW. Washingon DC 20036) close to Dupont Circle. All interested students are encouraged to attend. If there is enough interest we hope to offer beginner, advanced beginner, intermediate and advanced class this spring.

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