Ervin Szabó Library, Wenkcheim Palace
Ervin Szabó Library, Wenkcheim Palace - ballrooms decorated with Neo-Baroque and Neo-Renaissance elements
The Wenkcheim Palace is located at Kálvin tér, today it is the building of the Central Library of the Ervin Szabó Library of the Capital City.
Construction of the building began in 1887, based on the design of Artúr Meinig. After its opening in 1889, it was considered one of the most beautiful neo-baroque palaces. The impressive decorations of its interiors are preserved to this day.
The building was purchased for the library in 1927. Since its opening in 1931, it has been a favorite place for book lovers.
The interior of the building is a popular filming location.
1088 Budapest, Szabó Ervin tér 1
Monday: 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday: 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday: 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 20:00
Friday: 10:00 - 20:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 16:00
Metro: line M3 - Station: Kálvin tér
Metro: line M4 - Station: Kálvin tér
Kálvin Square Reformed Church (290 m)
Károlyi Garden (400 m)
University Church (450 m)
Central Market Hall (500 m)
Serbian Church in Budapest (550 m)
St. Michael's Church (750 m)