The Memento Park, on the Buda side of the river 15km south of town, houses statues of Marx, Engels, Lenin and friends, as well as heroic scenes from Communist legend, and is a lively glimpse into the Communist past of eastern Europe for the uninitiated. It is not easily accessed by public transport, unfortunately: the easiest option, but far from cheap, is to take the Statue Park bus from Deák tér.

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