Top Historical Places in Eger

Are you looking to explore the history of Eger through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Eger including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Eger. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Eger ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Eger, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Eger for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Eger with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Eger Castle

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    Eger Castle

    Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    A structure that is reminiscence of Mongal invasion in the 13th century, the castle that stands today is a modern reconstruction. Although, the foundations of the 12th century St. John’s Cathedral are still visible on the eastern side of the complex. The Istavn Dobo Museum housed in former Bishop’s Palace which dates back to late 15th century explains the history of this magnificent...Read more
  2. The Basilica Or Egri Bazilika

    Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    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...Read more