The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Eger, Pyrker János tér 1, 3300 Hungary
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +36- 36420970
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Cathedral

Built on the designs in mid-nineteenth century as per ordered by Archbishop Pyrker, this grand structure also has statues which are a creation of famous sculpture Marco Casagrande. The domes of the cathedral are decorated by Frescos painted by artist Istvan Takacs from Eger. The frescos display the folk art of Eger.

The basilica also boasts an organ made by company Moser in Salzburg in the 19th century. Visitors can listen to Organ concerts everyday in the noon time from 15th May to 15th October.

The Eger Basilica is also the burial site of its builder John Pyrker.

  • Donations are appreciated.
  • Maintain peace in the religious place.
  • Modest dressing is recommended.

  • Timings for mass on weekdays and saturdays 7 am, 8 am and 6:30 pm; On sundays 7 am, 8:30 am, 10 am, 11:30 am and 6:30 pm.

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  • The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika Address: Eger, Pyrker János tér 1, 3300 Hungary
  • The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika Contact Number: +36- 36420970
  • The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika Timing: 08:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika Price: Free
  • Best time to visit The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika(preferred time): 08:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Eger include The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika in their plan

  • 27.78% of people start their The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika

Monday, Tuesday and Saturday

84.75% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika

People normally club together Lyceum And Magic Tower and Tour Of The Town Under The Town while planning their visit to The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Beautiful historical basilica. The dome and ceilings are very beautifully painted. Well maintained. I've been to many well known cathedrals and I still think this is pretty impressive - maybe it's just because I still haven't figured out how these master painters paint the domes and ceilings with such perfection...

  • The structure is so majestic.

  • Beautiful church

  • Beautiful place, nicely preserved. As long as you're in Eger you should visit it.

  • nice place

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