Public Holidays in Budapest

We recommend checking Budapest and Hungary’s bank holidays and observances before planning your trip, as to get an idea of when the city’s landmarks and museums are closed.

Public holidays

  • 1 January: New Year’s Day.
  • 15 March: 1848 Revolution Memorial Day.
  • 1 May: Labor Day.
  • 20 August: Hungary National Day: commemorates the Constitution and St. Stephen’s Day, founder of Hungary.
  • 23 October: 1956 Revolution Memorial Day: commemorates the proclamation of the Republic in 1989.
  • 1 November: All Saints’ Day.
  • 25 December: Christmas Day.