Józsefváros is traditional name of the VIII. district, literally meaning "Josephtown" and referring to Emperor Joseph II of Austria and Hungary. This area is a popular, with scores of students and several cafés and pizzerias.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a museum in , . Photo: Misibacsi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Dohány Street Synagogue, also known as the or Tabakgasse Synagogue, is a historical building in , the 7th district of , . Photo: OsvátA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a theatre in , . Photo: Thaler Tamas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Eötvös Loránd University is a Hungarian public research university based in . Photo: Thaler Tamas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is the traditional name of the VII. district of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5 hu.

is the traditional name of the VI. district of .

or Downtown is the V. District of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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