More than 600,000 tourists visited the Hungarian Parliament last year
MTI and Index.hu report that the Hungarian Parliament had a record-breaking number of visitors in 2017. More than 600,000 people wanted to see the interiors of the famous sight in Budapest. The Parliament had never had this many visitors before. Statistics show that 647,000 people visited the Hungarian Parliament in 2017, which is 11% more than in the year before.
20.5% of the visitors were Hungarian, and 79.5% of them were foreigners. 30.6% came from outside of the European Union. Interestingly, in the first four months of 2018, more than 201,000 people visited the Parliament which is 18% more than in the first four months of 2017.
Tourists generated a revenue of HUF 1,188,000,000 just by visiting the most popular tourist attraction in the Hungarian capital.
source: Daily News Hungary