Events: Be advised that on July 26 and July 31, there are planned demonstrations in Budapest. Currently, we are unaware of information indicating a specific threat from or against these events. Hungarian Police will be present at each of these events to monitor the security situation.
Date/Time: Monday, July 26, 6-8pm
Location: Gathering in front of the House of Terror museum located at 60 Andrássy út
March Route: Andrássy út (service road and the sidewalk)– Kodály körönd (main road)– Andrássy út (service road and the sidewalk) – Lendvay utca / FIDESZ Party central office under 26 Lendvay utca in District 6
Organizer: Momentum Mozgalom political party
Purpose: To protest the Pegasus phone surveillance scandal and government politics
Date/Time: Saturday, July 31, 10am-1pm
Location: Hősök tére in District 14
Organizer: Professional Chamber of the Hungarian Health Care Workers
Purpose: To demonstrate against the poor state of the Hungarian Public Health Care, and for the underpaid and non-recognized health care workers.
- If you find yourself in or near a demonstration, be aware of your surroundings and continually assess the demonstration for changes.
- Even peaceful demonstrations can turn violent quickly. Depart any demonstration and seek shelter at the first sign of violence.
- Monitor local media for further information.
- Comply with directions from local authorities.
U.S. Embassy Budapest, Hungary
+36 1 475 4400
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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