Sights

Imre Varga: Mihaly Karolyi

Mihaly Karolyi, the former Prime Minister and President of the statue of Kossuth Square in Budapest was originally set up in 1975. In 2012, on 29 March prolonged violent political protest, despite the dismantling of art. After the breakdown of Siófok urged the sculptor Imre Varga (who was...

Radio and Television Museum

Radio equipment from the 20's and 30's, 60-80 year-old telephones, old televisions, old record players and tape recorders. Open: 1. May - 30. September Registration necessary!...

Lace house in Balatonendréd

The famous lace of Balatonendréd The lace house is in Kossuth street 30, where more than 80 different wonderful lace products are available for the visitors. The collection is unique in Hungary, patterns like spider, tulip, carnation and lily are common....

Imre Varga: Czobel

On the previous place of Czóbel Béla arists studio was the statue initated in 1977, which got copied and is now visible on the Main Square....

Imre Varga: Passing time (Les tempes perdus)

Sculptor Imre Varga 1923rd Born on November 1, Siofok. Already in childhood showed a very good preparation of the drawings. At the age of 13 in a Paris exhibition featured image. He graduated in 1956 as a pupil of Alexander Mikus Pátzay Paul and the Academy of Fine Arts. His work is recognized...

Gyula Meszes Toth: Imre Kalman

The sculptor was born in 1959, graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts. Somogyi were masters of Joseph, Thomas and Gyenes Zsigmond Kisfaludy Strobl. The work was commissioned portraits of the portrédomborművei significant. Kalman Imre more work was made. The first is at the beginning of his...

The Railway Station

The rail line of the Southern Railway Company between Buda and Nagykanizsa was opened in 1861. Since 1863 there has been a stop for the trains in Siófok. The building of the railway station was constructed in 1904....

Istvan Martsa: Showering woman

Fireworks and train station is situated in front of Millennium Park is a small lake, the shore is a graceful aktszobor that Stephen's work and Shower Dip headed woman. The statue was set up years ago 1956th The Shower Siofok train station platform of the women had received a decoration of the...

Castle Fehérkő - Kereki

The castle was probably built in the first decades of the XIVth century. Accroding to Historians King Charles of Anjou could give instructions for building a manorial center. The ruins of the castle stand today with one floor high. In the western wall the double-pit latrine shows that it was originally...

Szántódpuszta Tourism and Cultural Center

Unique agricultural heritage from the 18th-19th century....

Bela Bajnok: Kalman Szekelyhidi Szekrenyessy

Szekrényessy Kálmáns personality was not that known in Hungary until the mid 90s, but that tendency changed later. The city of Balatonfüred remembers at him with one stone statue (made in 1997). He was the first one swimming through Balaton....

Ferenc Nagy Gallery

The Ferenc Nagy Gallery is a sight of the city Tab. The city government renovated and expanded the exhibition in 1999. Today visitors can be seen in six exhibition halls the 300 art works, the whole life work of Ferenc Nagy sculptor. The bas-reliefs, statues, figurines presented a variety of themes:...

Lutheran Church

Imre Makovecz, an architect who has fused the traditions of vernacular architecture with the most modern techniques, designed this truly unusual Lutheran church. As in most of the architect's other buildings, wood, as a natural building material, is dominant. The tower is crowned...

Talisman Pleasure boat "The biggest lake schooner"

Talizmán Yacht the biggest see pleasure boat in Balaton!   Come and join the sailing on the lake. Drive the boat and relax on the board. We give a drink for free Departure: 10:10 ; 11:25 ; 12:40 ; 13:55 15:10 ; 16:25 ; 17:40; 18:55 ; 20:10 ; 21:25 Adult: 1600 Huf Children: 700...

Nature Conservation Area of Töreki

The natural heritage area and fish-ponds in Töreki can be found in the valley situated on the west confines of Siófok. The pricipal wort of the 300-hectare-land are the Cinege brook and the river-system, which consists of ten fish-ponds. The head spring of the brook is also prevented. The...

Sió sluice

The first lock-gate was built in 1863 which submerged the water level because of the southern railway building by Károly Klein and László Botka. The port has two important engineering establishments: the sluicide and the lock. Both of them were built in the 1940’s. A memorial...

Port of Siófok

A very interesting scenic spot is the port of Siófok, from where the scheduled and pleasure boats put forth. The busiest boat traffic occurs here on the lake. There is a  monument erected to 100th, 125th and 150th anniversary of steamboating on Lake Balaton that can be found in front of...

Reformed / Calvinistic church - Siójut

The church was built in 1830....

St. Christopher Wine Cellars and Event Centre

Established in 1998, the family business is located in the oldest and most beautiful line of wine cellars in Zamárdi. The Event Centre has served clients since 2001 with a restaurant, a cellar gallery, a museum, a covered terrace, a garden, an animal petting area, an archery range, and a parking...

Imre Varga: Imre Kálmán

 The composer awaits his guests in the Millennium Park of Siófok. The statue was initiated on the 17th May 1997....

Stephen I of Hungary

The sculpture is pictured founder of our state, depicts St. Stephen. The available historical documents, only the set-up time (1938) found. In 1996 the statue was restored by Catherine Gerais, and this year at Pentecost újraavatták. The creation of Kiliti town, the Temple Square 3 No less...

Former Sió and Hullám Hotels

The hotels  were built in 1891. Nowadays those building are used for educational purposes....

Dock

The first passenger boat dated back to  September 21st 1846. On that day the paddle-steamer named Kisfaludy was launched on water. Nowadays scheduled and pleasure boats put forth. The rentable pleasure boats and the disco boats at night are especially popular. The monument erected to the 100th,...

Imre Varga: The birth of Venus

The Main square is adorned by a fontain, which is the composition of Imre Varga, son of Siófok. Its title: Birth of Venus (1988)...

Pjotr Tyimofejevics Sztronszkij: A benevolent ...

Pjtor Tyimofejevics Sztronszkij - A benevolent angel of Peace The enevolent angel of peace got initiated in honor of the 6th Meeting of Finno-Ugric Peoples on 5-7 September in Siófok. The 10m tall creation (with the plinth) represents a gilded angel with a dove in its hand which is...

Imre Varga: Saint Florian

Florian, who was in the old calendar, celebrated on May 4, the Roman army was Novicumban, today's Austria. Christian faith during Diocletian suffered martyrdom. Floriánus According to legend, when he learned that the bank of the Enns Laureucumban captured forty Christians, confessing the faith...

Calvinist Church

The first calvinist chapel was build in 1923. The new church was dedicated in 3. September 1994. Church service: Sunday 10.00 Bible"lesson" on every Friday from October until May at 4:00 PM Womenleague prayer-meeting on every Friday at 4:30 PM...

Villa Thanhoffer

The villa was build by doctor Lajos Thanhoffer in 1897. It is not just a treasure of Siófok, also the property of the town....

Park Jokai

This is the most noble and biggest park in Siófok. Jókai park with it’s 4,6 acre was rebuilt according to the original plans in 2006. After the historian we know that here was the old race-track. In the park you can find nice flowers, a small pond and at the corner the small japanise...

Imre Varga: La Charogne

Imre Varga Siófok of outdoor sculpture exhibition include La Charogne's work as well. Herder and the Kossuth Prize, was born in Siofok sculptor of the French poet Charles BaudelaireUne Charogne, that poem was inspired by a bastard. Siofok Freeman Imre Varga in 1970 IV. European Sculpture Biennial...

Imre Varga: Martyrs (fragments)

Of Siófok Millennium Park is the shade of the trees of the Martyrs Imre Varga sculpture fragments, which were originally made ​​to Kaposvár. Kaposvár in 1985 inaugurated the Martyrs monument belonged to, but after the regime change in 1991, symbolizing the works of the old system...

Tamas Vigh: Jozsef Beszedes

The statue made by Vígh Tamás was impregnated on 18th May 1963, at the same time when the Beszédes József Múzeum was opened. The monument got moved in 1999, currently it's on the Main Square. It's made out of bronze and stands on a concrete plinth....

Rose Garden

The Rose Garden is in the harbour of Siófok. You can see rose-bushes, shade is given by the gigantic might plane-trees, the humidity of lake Balaton creates some kind of paradise atmosphere. The cross-Balaton-swimming is an event (between Révfülöp and Balatonboglár),...

Castle Kási - Nyim

The Castle Kási located in north-east part of Somogy county, 12 km away from Siófok and 3 km away from a little village, Nyim. The ruins of Kasi castle are one of the largest castle heritage of the country. Inside area is ​​flat, oval-shaped with a diameter of 29x21 meters. All around...

Roman Catholic church - Balatonendréd

The patron saint of the church is St. Andrew. The church itself is a baroque church, but other architectural styles can be discovered, such as Rococo and the Classical style....

Harbour, Siófok

The Kisfaludy paddle steamer arrived in 1864when the harbour was 1st open for the public. Among so many ships in the harbour there are boats built in the 1880's such as the 2 motorboats: Helka and Kelén. There are a lot of  different excursions, boat trips (sunset...

Tamas Varga: Well of tears

Siofok Millennium park dedicated to the Visitation of Our Lady Catholic Church is near the set up in 2006, called Fountain of Tears memorial to the 56 victims of the Revolution, remembers. The works by the sculptor Tamás Varga, who was born the son of the Siofok Kossuth Prize winner Imre Varga...

Siófok Gallery

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Reformed / Calvinistic church - Balatonendréd

IThe church was built around 1790 and got renovated after a hundred years....

Imre Varga: II. Ferenc Rákóczi

The statue is located on the Main Square of Siófok and was made by the famous Varga Imre....

Kisboldogasszony parish church - Zamárdi

József Somogyi: Fishermen

Somogyi, Joseph (1916-1993) and the Kossuth Prize Munkácsy sculptor, art teacher started majoring in fine arts in college, and when he went quarterly sculpture department. He loved the figural works, most of these works (Warrior, cellist, digger, Girls beads). Our area most profession representatives...

Imre Varga: People with umbrella

This creation is a copy of the Óbudai Várakozók sculpture with some difference in positioning. The sculptors (Imre Varga) composition represents four life-sized woman holding umbrellas.   Location: Main square, Siófok....

The Water Tower - Oxygenbar and Café

  The Water Tower of Siófok The Water Tower is the well-known symbol of Siófok, which stands in the center of the town. The tower was fully renewed in 2012, to the centenary of its built. This monument has several specialties, such as two panorama elevators bring the guests...

Judit Bolgar: Bird - Great crested grebe

The hotel bar at the entrance to the beach. Seen from the outside, you can go to the beach if it is open....

Szent Kereszt Roman Catholic Church

The church was build in 1998. Church service: May-June: Saturday 18.00 July-August: Saturday 18.00, Sunday 8.00 September-October: Saturday 18.00...

Villa Krúdy

The villa was constructed at the end of the 19th century and functioned as photographer Ede Ellinger’s guest house. Gyula Krúdy, the great Hungarian writer and journalist met his wife, Zsuzsa Várady – Rózsa here.  ...