Jun 23 2016

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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Jun 23 2016

Június a Magyar Történelemben: Nagy Imre

June 23, 2016

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

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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May 30 2016

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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May 30 2016

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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May 27 2016

Hungarian Language Program Update

Our Hungarian Language Program offers classes at all levels.

The spring semester starts on the week of January 14, 2019. To register, please contact our Language Program Coordinator, Judit Subert Haála at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Language Program & Beyond

Beyond our standard courses, the Kossuth Foundation offers lectures and events where you can learn more about Hungarian history, literature, art, traditions and music.

Updates are coming on the upcoming events:

  • World War II and our Hungarian Heroes by Ferenc Koszorús
  • Adventure, life and art thru the eye of an artist: (lecture and exhibit)
  • Literature, history and art in the era: Caravaggio, Turner, Blake March 24, 2019
  • Herendi porcelain by Judy Acs Seidman Zucker

 

 

 

 

Apr 25 2016

National Parks to Visit in Hungary

April 25, 2016

Almost half a century ago, national parks did not exist in Hungary, even though most of the European countries created their first national parks in the early 20th century. Currently, Hungary has ten national parks in various regions of the country, and two of them are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

According to the Hungarian Ministry of Agriculture, the number of registered national park visitors reached a record number of 1.4 million in 2014. Here are five of the best Hungarian national parks to visit.

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May 02 2016

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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Apr 12 2016

Top Summer Cultural and Music Festivals of Hungary in 2016

April 12, 2016

Each summer, Hungary offers several art related programs, such as music festivals, exhibitions and folklore events, to show the uniqueness of the Hungarian tradition to foreigners and natives. Here is a sampling of the country’s most exciting festivals.

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