Alert – U. S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary

Event: On June 23 at 9:00 pm the European Soccer Championship (“Euro 2020”) game between Hungary and Germany will be displayed on two video screens on Szabadság Square.  A large crowd is expected in the area of the square and surrounding neighborhood.  Hungarian Police will be present at the event to monitor the security situation.

Place:  Szabadság Square, Budapest

Date/Time:  Wednesday, June 23, 9:00 pm – midnight

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.


U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary
+36 1 475 4400

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Hungary Country Information

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