Opening Hours

From 17th of November 2023 to 1st of January 2024, the Advent Celebration at the Basilica is waiting for everyone again!

Three times voted Europe’s Most Beautiful Christmas Market, this year the celebration lives up to its reputation: nearly a hundred local craft exhibitors, real gastronomic adventures, an ice-skating rink, heart-warming programmes and many more surprises. The real, authentic Christmas atmosphere will once again move into the heart of Budapest, to Szent István Square!

Let’s celebrate and prepare together for the most beautiful holiday of the year!


General opening time:

Monday-Thursday: 11 AM – 10 PM

Friday-Saturday: 11 AM - 11 PM

Sunday: 11 AM – 10 PM


Special opening time:


24th of December of 2023: 11 AM - 3 PM

25-26th of December of 2023: 11 AM - 8 PM


New Year’s Eve (31st of December of 2023):

11 AM - 3 AM


New Year (1st of January of 2024):

11 AM - 6 PM