Sándor Márai Memorial room
The place of the personal belongings of the Europe's most read writer - the native of Košice.
The place of the personal
belongings of the Europe's most read writer - the native of Košice,
Sándor Márai. The Memorial Room is a showcase of the personal
belongings of the writer: signed manuscripts, his globe, a
cross, photographs and paintings, which recall this Košice
native and world-renowned artist, creator of over fifty works
– one of the core personalities of the project European
Capital of Culture 2013. The renovation of Memorial Room was
one of the first done projects of European Capital of Culture 2013.
The Grosschmid family probably settled in this house in 1915. At
the time, Marai was a student at the Premonstratensian High School.
After moving to Budapest to continue his studies, he visited Košice
Every Saturday from 10:00 to 15:00, from 15 May to 15 October, otherwise only on request.
If you want to visit the memorial room, please contact Košice Visitor centre a day before your arrival.
adults 2 €, children, students, seniors 1 €
Mäsiarska street 35, Košice
T: +421 55 625 8888