Margaret Island Water Tower

Margaret Island Water Tower: Lookout tower on Margaret Island

The octagonal water tower rises 57 m above the Margaret Island, and located in the middle of the island. The water tower was built in 1913, based on a design by architect Zielinski Szilárd.

It built in Art Nouveau style, today functioning as a lookout tower and houses exhibitions.

The lookout point can be reached by climbing 152 steps. The tower offers a fine 360-degree view of the city and the Buda Hills.

Margaret Island Water Tower, Water tower, Budapest

Margaret Island Water Tower Address

1138 Budapest, Margitsziget

Margaret Island Water Tower entrance fee


Margaret Island Water Tower Opening hours

Form May till Sept:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday: 11:00 - 19:00
Thursday: 11:00 - 19:00
Friday: 11:00 - 19:00
Saturday: 11:00 - 19:00
Sunday: 11:00 -19:00

Margaret Island Water Tower Transportation

Tram: Nr 4-6 – Stop: Margitsziget

Margaret Island Water Tower, Water Towr, Budapest

Margaret Island Water Tower, Water tower, Budapest

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