Street art guide

Budapest has many faces to show, already known for its bohemian atmosphere, electric nightlife, tasty cuisine and laidback cafe culture attitude, is now becoming known for something new – its fantastic street art scene.

 

The aim of this page is to give a guideline for those who might be interested in many aspects of exploring murals and street art. Find below the most relevant information:

ONLINE STREET ART MAP OF BUDAPEST

 

Over 60 murals can be found all over the city, most of them are located in the downtown area, in the Jewish quarter but you can bump into some in another part of Budapest as well. So far, no one has mapped where visitors can find all of the murals, so we’ve gone ahead and created one – a comprehensive map of Budapest’s street art with the exact location and artists’ names.

MAP OF MUST SEE STREET ART IN BUDAPEST

Find the must see street art’s list in a colorful map (pdf). Download the map here.

THE BUDAPEST STREET ART TOUR

 

Contemporary Budapest is a wonderful thing to behold, and nothing gives you a better insight into this side of the city than its street art – a scene that’s been boldly growing and constantly pushing creative boundaries over the last few years. On this tour, we’re going to give you an insider look at the history, the culture, and the creative context.

Rubik's cube mural

Take a walk through of the Budapest’s inner 7th District,you’ll find street art and murals one empty firewalls or on crumbling walls of old apartment blocks…

Wall of accaptance mural in the Jewish quarter

We’re going to take a look at some of the lesser-known pieces of street art and tell you about the story behind them…

Street art by Vidám the Wierd in Budapest

The Színes Város Festival celebrates and promotes the work of both local and international talent with 6 new murals going up in the neighborhood each year…

STREET ART PHOTOS