It brings together the many and varied disciplines of the arts in unique fashion by providing a home for classical, contemporary, popular and world music, not to mention jazz and opera, as well as contemporary circus, dance, literature and film. The venue known to Hungarians simply as Müpa opened its doors in 2005 to offer cultural events of the highest quality to the diverse audiences for the above genres. The institution's fundamental task is to introduce new artistic trends and directions – while respecting Hungarian and European artistic traditions – and to relay them in a clearly understandable way that creates rich and rewarding experiences to be enjoyed by both the connossieur and the person on the street. The auditorium of the Festival Theater holds 452 people.
Address: 1095 Budapest, Komor Marcell u. 1.
Phone number: +36 30 5576857
Phone number: +36 (1) 5553000
Contact: Judit Nagy
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Other facilities: The Palace of Arts has a restaurant, which is perfect place for small events for up to 120 persons, private receptions, weddings and press conferences. The P'Art Coffee Shop and a bars are also located in the building.