Demonstration Alert

Location:  Demonstrators are expected in the area in between the Hutte Café and the German Occupation Memorial in Szabadság tér (district 5.) Budapest, Hungary

Event: A demonstration is expected to take place on February 9, 2018, beginning at 5:00 p.m.   Demonstrators will protest “to express solidarity with the current student demonstrations by means of art.”

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the Szabadság tér (district 5.) after 5:00 p.m. on February 9, 2018.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations. 


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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