Visit a beautiful Hungarian palace near Budapest! Gödöllő Palace,with its glittering rooms became royal palace with the coronation of a Habsburg king: Franz Joseph, and his wife, Queen Elisabeth the famous „Sissi”.
The royal family spent several months in Gödöllő every year. During this period the palace became the symbol of independent Hungarian statehood, and, as a residential centre it had a political significance of it own. It was Queen Elisabeth who specially loved staying in Gödöllő. She played a decisive role in Hungarian history, and became an idol for Hungarians. Her personal objects tell stories about private life, hidden doors, and secrets of this unusual personality. At the 2011 Hungarian EU Presidency, meetings were held in the Godollo Royal Palace.