This series presents the enchanting buildings, spaces and scenery of the Hungarian capital. The unparalleled view of the Hungarian Parliament from the balconies of the Fisherman’s Bastion is part of Budapest’s World Heritage.
Front: The medal’s front has the legend “A HALÁSZBÁSTYA ÉS AZ ORSZÁGHÁZ”, along with a view of the Parliament from the Fisherman’s Bastion, one of Hungary’s World Heritage sites.
Back:The back of the medal features a panorama of the Danube banks in Budapest. The panorama of the Danube banks in Budapest covers an area of sixty hectares and has been protected as a World Heritage site since 1987. The banks of the Danube from Margaret Island to the Szabadság Bridge are part of this heritage, including the architectural ensemble of the Buda Castle District, the Gellért Hill, the Szabadság statue, the Citadel and the Gellért baths on the Buda side, and the Parliament building, the headquarters of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the Gresham Palace, the Vigadó theatre and the Belvárosi parish church on the Pest side. The mint mark BP. and the purity (.999) are found on the back of the medal.
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