Demonstration Alert

Location:  In between the Reformed Church of Homecoming and the old Hungarian National TV building in Szabadság tér (Southern end) (district 5.); Budapest, Hungary.

Event: A demonstration is expected to take place on February 11, 2018, beginning at 10:00 a.m.   Demonstrators will demonstrate against a planned Holy Mass for Miklos Horthy, governor of Hungary from 1919 to 1944.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the Szabadság tér (district 5.) after 10:00 a.m. on February 11, 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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