majestic statues of lenin, dimi­trov, marx, and more were moved from the streets of budapest to set up this fascinating outdoor museum.

vidámpark
011-36-1-363-2660.
this funfair, complete with slot machines and shooting galleries, has been in existence since 1878. its gilded merry-go-round and russian mountain ride are now national monuments.

shopping
magyar borok háza

011-36-1-212-1030.
sample the delights from a cellar fit for a king at this wine shop boasting more than 700 varieties from 22 regions of the country.

ten
011-36-1-337-6896.
the clothes and accessories here are designed by a hungarian stylist, but luckily don’t require a hollywood starlet’s budget.