Gyor is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Gyor one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Gyor is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Gyor or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Gyor. Explore the historical monuments of Gyor with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Gyor guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Gyor page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Gyor landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Gyor.
#1 of 8 Historical Places in Gyor | Added 1643 times in trip plans
Pannonhalma, Var 1, 9090 Hungary
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Ideal for a day trip, this UNESCO world heritage site is located 20 kilometres away from Gyor and dates back to thousand years. Originally a fortress, this structure is the witness to the glorious history of Hungary and has a prominent place where important events took place. National movements, peace treaties, Turkish invasion, great fires and num...
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9022 Gyor, Szechenyi ter 8
06:00 am - 11:00 am
The first church of the Jesuits of Gyor, this structure dates back to the 17the century and was a replica of the Gesu church in Rome. The complex also consisted of a monastery and a school. The two majestic towers date back to the 18th century. After the dissolution of the Jesuits, the ownership of the structure was given to the Benedictines. It st...
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08:00 am - 06:00 pm
A stunning structure built in Neo-classical style, Gyor basilica dates back to the 11th century. Excellent facades, striking chapels, huge towers and the Memorial Tomb of Bishop add to the allure of this religiously, historically and culturally significant site.
The Basilica is also home to the museum which displays the liturgical treasure of Hungary.
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Gyor, Kaptalandomb 1, 9021 Hungary
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Traces of roman construction dating back to 14th century, the chapel was built in late 15th century and is a rare example of multi-level castle chapels. The structure underwent many fortifications during the time of Turkish invasion and several renovations took place when it was returned to Hungary in late 16th century.
Attractions include: The fou...
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9021 Gyor, Gutenberg ter
12:01 am - 12:00 am
One of the most beautiful relics of Gyor dating back to early 18th century; Ark of the Covenant displays excellent Baroque architecture and is located in the Gutenberg Square.
The monument was erected by King Charles III for conciliation of the injury made on the Holy Sacrament.
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9021 Győr, Káptalandomb 26
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Reconstructed on the ruins of a 17th century building, the great hall was added in the 19th century. The oldest in the collection is the piece of wing of a 14th century ivory triptych. The library has some great old Hungarian books including codes and liturgical treasures.
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9022 Győr, Széchenyitér
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A monument built to commemorate the recapture of Hungary from the Turks in 17th century, Mary’s column has four distinct baroque statues of Saint Stephen, Saint John the Baptist, Saint Anthony of Padua and Saint Leopold- the patron saint of Austria. With the blessed virgin- Hungary’s guardian lady standing on a high column with spikes a...