The rabbit with checkered ears

A kockásfülű nyúl is a 26-episode animated children's series produced from 23 September 1977 on in the studios of PannóniaFilm. Created by the acclaimed children's literature writer and graphic artist Veronika Marék and animator Zsolt Richly, its protagonist, the rabbit with checkered ears quickly became one of the most prolific mascots of Hungarian animation.

Landmarks in the Area

The Turul is a mythological bird of prey, mostly depicted as a hawk or , in Hungarian tradition and a national symbol of Hungarians.

Work of art
The Zero Kilometre Stone is a 3 m high limestone sculpture in , forming a zero sign, with an inscription on its pedestal reading "KM" for kilometres. is situated 110 meters east of The rabbit with checkered ears. Photo: Qqriq, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Matthias Fountain is a monumental fountain group in the western forecourt of Buda Castle, . is situated 150 meters south of The rabbit with checkered ears. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Art museum
The Hungarian National Gallery, was established in 1957 as the national art museum. is situated 160 meters southeast of The rabbit with checkered ears. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Tabán usually refers to an area within the 1st district of , the capital of .

Erdélyi Bastion is a bastion at Buda Castle in , . Photo: Globetrotter19, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2 km northwest of The rabbit with checkered ears. Photo: Christo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Budapest's Palotanegyed forms an inner part of Pest, the eastern half of . is situated 2 km east of The rabbit with checkered ears.

The rabbit with checkered ears

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