25 Sights in Miskolc, Hungary (with Map and Images)
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1. Diósgyőri Vár
The Castle of Diósgyőr is a medieval castle in the historical town of Diósgyőr which is now part of the Northern Hungarian city Miskolc. The first Castle of Diósgyőr was built probably in the 12th century and was destroyed during the Mongol invasion (1241–42). The current, Gothic castle was built after the invasion and reached the peak of its importance during the reign of King Louis the Great (1342-1382). Later it became a wedding gift for the queens of Hungary, which it remained until the Ottoman invasion of Hungary in the 16th century. By the end of the 17th century it was already in ruins. Archaeological excavations were made from the 1960s. In 2014 the castle was restored, the rooms are furnished with Mediaeval-style furniture.
2. Herman Ottó
Ottó Herman was a Hungarian zoologist, ethnographer, archaeologist, and politician; a polymath recognized as a pioneer of Hungarian natural history research. He made numerous studies on Hungarian spiders, birds, and fishes, founded the journal Natural History Notebooks, which became one of the most popular scientific publications of Hungary, and the ornithological journal Aquila. He is called "the Father of the birds" in Hungary. He was a member of several learned societies including the Royal Hungarian Society of Natural History, Hungarian Linguistics Society, Hungarian Society of Ethnography and was elected to Hungarian Parliament. The Ottó Herman Museum of Miskolc bears his name.
3. Avasi Református Templom
The Gothic Protestant Church of Avas is the oldest building in the centre of the city of Miskolc in Northern Hungary. It was built in the 13th century as a small, Romanesque style church, and later it was expanded to a larger Gothic style church. In 1544, during the Ottoman occupation of Hungary the Turks set the church on fire. Because it was already a Protestant church, the Catholic owner of the Diósgyőr estate, Borbála Fánchy, didn't give her permission to use the wood from the nearby forests to rebuild the church, and it was rebuilt only more than twenty years later.
Wikipedia: Gothic Protestant Church of Avas (EN), Website, Url, Facebook
4. Kohászati Múzeum
The Metallurgical Museum was organized in the Felsőhámor district of Miskolc, at Palota u. 22. It is also accessible from Lillafüred: it is close to the foot of the Lillafüred waterfall and the Anna Cave. His task is to present the history of domestic iron metallurgy, metallurgy, mainly local metallurgy. In addition to the collection of objects, mock-ups and diaporamas, the museum also has a significant collection of photographs, as well as a collection of specialized books and periodicals. It is an institution of the Hungarian Museum of Technology and Transport.
5. Kecske-lyuk 3.
Due to its geological significance and very valuable vertebrate and arthropod fauna, the Goat Hole is one of Hungary highly protected caves. It is located in the Bükk National Park. Easily accessible, popular place for excursions. In the Beech Mountains, this is the second cave in which a successful archaeological excavation was carried out. Archaeological objects were first unearthed during the archaeological excavation of the Diósgyőrtapolca Cave.
The Szela Cave is one of the sites of the first cave excavations carried out in Hungary. It is one of the four caves in Hungary that provide a certain and basic archaeological find. The other three are the Diósgyőrtapolcai Cave, the Istállós-kői Cave and the Pes Stone Cave. It is the namesake of the slicea culture. From its last interglacial beginning, it was inhabited for more than 100,000 years. Hungary is one of the highly protected caves.
Samentu Cave is one of Hungary highly protected caves. It is located on the territory of the Bükk National Park. The cave has the largest cave hall in the Beech region. This hall, called the Teenager Hall, is 30 m high and 40–70 m wide. It is the 11th longest cave in the mountain range and the longest cave on the Little Plateau. One of the two highly protected caves of Varbó, the other is the Gyurkó-lápai Cave.
8. Avasi kilátó
Miskolc-Avas TV Tower is a 72-metre (236 ft) tall television tower with an observation deck on the Avas hill in Miskolc, Hungary. The Avas TV Tower was designed by Miklós Hófer and György Vörös, and was built in 1966 in place of a wooden lookout tower. It is commonly regarded as the symbol of the city, even though in the 1990s the bell tower of the Avas church was declared the city's symbol in its place.
9. Miskolci Nemzeti Színház
The National Theatre of Miskolc is the main theatre of Miskolc, and the oldest theatre company of Hungary. Its current Classicist and Neo-baroque building built between 1847 and 1857, is in the city centre, in Széchenyi street and is home to not only theatrical plays, but also to events like the International Opera Festival of Miskolc.
It is one of the Hungary highly protected caves of the Bolhási-Jávorkúti cave system. It is located on the territory of the Bükk National Park. The cave system was created by connecting the Bolhási sinkhole cave and the Jávor-well sinkhole cave. The second longest cave in the Bükk region, the longest is the István-lápai cave.
It is one of the Hungary highly protected caves of the Szepesi-Láner cave system. It is located in the Bükk National Park. The cave system was created by connecting the Ladder-roof cave, formerly known as the Szepesi Cave and the Láner Olivér Cave. Hungary 12th deepest cave. It is the sixth longest cave in the Beech Region.
Speizi Cave is one of Hungary highly protected caves. It is located on the territory of the Bükk National Park. The 14th deepest cave in the Beech Region. Important bat habitat. There are many forms of erosive origin in it. Compared to other caves of similar length in the Beech region, few stalactites formed in its passages.
The most archaeologically significant cave is the V dös-Pest, which has been one of the highly protected caves in Hungary since 1982. It is located in the ≤ kki Emzeti Ark in the Kolc region. Z the cave, which was archaeologically protected in 1951, can be visited for free, and it doesn't even need a lamp to see it.
The Z R é ny-stone, also known as: the Altar of Gym, Is a romantic limestone naturally formed in the ≤ kk mountains, located on the western edge of the ≤ kk plateau at an altitude of 773 meters, known as the Is plateau. In terms of viscosity, it is limestone of Upper Triassic, which has various dissolution forms.
The Lillafüred Waterfall is today Hungary largest vertically falling waterfall with a height of twenty meters. The waterfall was formed during the construction of the Palace Hotel in Lillafüred, so it is an artificial waterfall, originally the Sinva stream flowed into Lake Hámori.
16. Ancient Blast Furnace, Massa Museum
The ancient smelter of Újmassa is one of the most important industrial monuments of Hungary, it is also a rarity in Europe. The smelter turns 210 this year. Next to it stands the Massa Museum, a contemporary, reconstructed iron beater, and a technical open-air museum.
Ronzika Cave is one of the more protected caves in Hungary. It is located at Emzeti Ark in the ≤ kki. He got his Eve because he found a female skull roof in the Bronze Age. They found a cave bear fangs inside. Cause various stalactites were observed in caves.
18. Létrási-vizes-barlang (1-es bejárat)
The Ladder Water Cave is one of Hungary highly protected caves. It is located in the Bükk National Park, Miskolc. It is the fourth longest cave in the Bükk region, after the István-lápai cave, the Bolhási-Jávorkúti cave system and the Hajnóczy cave.
19. Massa Múzeum
The Assa Museum is located in Jmassa, near Illafüred, adjacent to the ancient smelter. The Lillafüred Light Rail has a stop nearby, but can also be reached by bus No. 15. On the banks of the × mori lake, you must continue the road to × nk ú t.
The Wooden Church (Deszkatemplom, lit. "wooden plank church") is a church in Miskolc, Hungary. It is built of carved wood. The present building was built in 1999 in place of the previous one that was destroyed by arson in 1997.
The Upper Spring Cave is located in Miskolc on the territory of the Bükk National Park. Hungary is one of the highly protected caves. Archaeological finds have been unearthed from the cave. Tourist guides also list the cavity.
The Á r-test é ki cave is one of the more protected caves in Hungary. It is located at the Kolkerc of Emzeti Ark in V Kki. The region of ≤ kk 12. Its deepest cave. It is one of the important bat wintering sites in Hungary.
23. Udvar-kő-barlang (Dante pokla)
The Courtyard Stone is one of Hungary highly protected caves. It is located on the territory of the Bükk National Park. The country's only abyss. The cave hall of this open-topped sinkhole is a spectacular natural phenomenon.
It is one of the Hungary highly protected caves of the Nagykőmázsa Valley Sinkhole. It is located on the territory of the Bükk National Park. For some time it was Hungary sixth and fourth deepest cave in the Beech Region.
Wikipedia: Nagykőmázsa-völgyi-víznyelőbarlang (HU), Website, Url
25. Szemere Bertalan-obeliszk
Bertalan Szemere was a Hungarian poet and nationalist who became the third Prime Minister of Hungary during the short period of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848 when Hungary was independent of rule by the Austrian Empire.
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