The Szamos Marzipan Museum, the world's only is also a major tourist attraction. Featuring sculptures made entirely from marzipan.
The Szamos Marzipan Museum is also a major tourist attraction. Featuring sculptures made entirely from marzipan, including a 160 cm tall scale model of the Hungarian Parliament.
Szentendre is a riverside town in Pest county, Hungary, near the capital city Budapest. It is known for its museums (most notably the Open-Air Ethnographic Museum), galleries, and artists.
Town centre in January
Due to its historic architecture and easy rail and river access, it has become a popular destination for tourists staying in Budapest. There are many facilities, including souvenir shops and restaurants, catering to these visitors.
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lousat (97515) 2014-08-01 0:57
Hi Krysztof,absolutely great this sculpture made in marzipan! How many work and time to made this magnificent miniature of the Budapest Parliament,very interesting post,i lost this museum during my hungarian trip....have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano
snunney (106459) 2014-08-01 2:39
A fine capture of this spectacular marzipan sculpture. Well exposed and with superb detail.
Noel_Byrne (33588) 2014-08-01 3:55
what an unusual place, I can see many people visiting just for tyre strange idea of it! The marzipan sculptors are obviously quite skilled though as this replica is really nicely made. Great subject, thanks for sharing
adramad (49504) 2014-08-01 8:37
Magnificent image, showing us a splendid view of the model of the Parliament, the view from above, gives a good idea as both facades of the various volumes on its roof.
A bright image with optimum clarity.
Enjoy a good weekend.
berek (50508) 2014-08-01 20:58
very nice and impressive architecture. This buildings especially at night, is getting a very nice model for photographers like us .
holmertz (59044) 2014-08-03 3:02
This looks like an interesting museum, maybe similar to the Gingerbread museum in Toruń ;-). The guards must make sure that small visitors don't eat the collection. This replica of the Hungarian Parliament is very impressive and this photo shows it well.
abmdsudi (57644) 2014-08-03 8:12
A wonderful display of he exhibits meeting your objective by taking advantage of the best indoor natural lighting A fine compo full of detail from the best viewpoint, it's crisp with depth and the lovely bit of contrasty red to clinch to the shot. Well done, TFS
- Copyright: Krzysztof Dera (Fis2) (106292)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-05-04
- Categories: Food, Artwork
- Camera: Canon EOS M, Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM, Hoya HMC SUPER UV M77
- Exposure: f/5.0, 1/40 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-08-01 0:54