HOLIDAY-RELATED PROGRAMS
ON THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1956 REVOLUTION AND FREEDOM FIGHT



22 OCTOBER


10:00–18:00
Visiting the Holy Crown in the House of Parliament


14:15
Commemoration ceremony at the 1956 memorial of BME
(Budapest University of Technology and Economics)

Speaker: Péter Boross, President, Public Foundation for Freedom Fighters


THE PEOPLE MADE HISTORY

15:00
Commemoration ceremony at Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME)

Speaker: Mária Schmidt, government commissioner in charge of the 1956 memorial year


16:30
Torchlight procession from BME to Bem Square,
and the Flame of Revolution rises



23 OCTOBER


FLAG-HOISTING CEREMONY

9:00
In the presence of the three highest public dignitaries, the flag of Hungary is raised in Kossuth Square


10:00–18:00
All-day free admission for visitors to the House of Terror Museum


FOR A FREE HUNGARY

15:00
Ceremony in Kossuth Square on the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight

Speakers: Andrzej Duda, President of the Republic of Poland
 and Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orbán

19:00
FreedomConcert, 1956


Period tram service with contemporary news on tram lines 6 and 49


The organizers reserve the right to make changes to the program!