Budapest's Palotanegyed forms an inner part of Pest, the eastern half of . Known until the communist period as the ‘Magnates’ Quarter’, it consists of the western part of the city's Eighth District, or , which was named on 7 November 1777 after and Archduke of Austria, who reigned 1765-1790.

Landmarks in the Area

Rajk László College for Advanced Studies is an educational institution offering advanced courses in the fields of economics, business and social sciences.

Andrássy University Budapest is a private university in , the capital of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Saint Ignatius Jesuit College of Excellence is located in , Hungary, in the VIII. district.

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Tabán usually refers to an area within the 1st district of , the capital of . is situated 2 km west of Palotanegyed.

is situated 2½ km southeast of Palotanegyed. Photo: Misibacsi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Erdélyi Bastion is a bastion at Buda Castle in , . is situated 3 km northwest of Palotanegyed. Photo: Globetrotter19, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 4 km northwest of Palotanegyed. Photo: Christo, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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