Gyulai Almásy Castle
The Almásy-castle in Gyula is the history itself. Since its establishment, it has been the site of many important historical events. In the past, there was a lively social life between its walls, its rooms were occupied by monarchs, and Ferenc Erkel’s family delivered a recital in the halls of the castle.
After the war, the castle also housed a school, a dormitory and a nursery, and today it is an informative visitor center.
In the Almásy Castle in Gyula, permanent and temporary exhibitions can be viewed, its 13.5 meter tower offers an amazing panorama of the Gyula Castle, the castle and its garden, the Turkish Tower offers contemporary art exhibitions, and on Saturdays and several days of the year there are thematic programs.
A must-see during a trip to Gyula.
Museum and gift shop
Tuesday-Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00
The Almásy Castle Visitor Center of Gyula in Békés County is located in the center of Gyula, opposite the castle, next to the Castle Bath. The Visitor Center regularly hosts permanent and temporary exhibitions, concerts, concerts and performances. There are often free programs, guaranteed programs for families on Saturdays.
The city has many interesting sights. Be sure to visit the famous Gyula Castle, the Castle Bath, the Castle Garden, the fountains of Kossuth Square or the Kapus-Bridge, and for the sweet tooth the Centenary Confectionery is a must see.
We will arrive in Gyula any time of the year, and there will be no shortage of programs. It also hosts the International Brandy and Stills Festival, the Gyulavár Days, the Gyula Castle Theater All-Art Festival, the Gyula Fortress Days or the Gyula Honey and Gingerbread Festival.
Hungarian Castle Hotel Association