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1956 Revolution Martyrs Memorial

For two weeks, the Hungarians fought Soviet troops with any weapon they could find. On 4 November 1956, a quarter million Soviet troops, supported by hundreds of tanks, drove into Budapest and suppressed the revolution. Hundreds of Hungarian leaders were identified and hanged.

1956 Revolution Memorial

This memorial is a symbolic grave. On this spot several hundred people were shot by a firing squad in October of 1956.

 
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