Purchase of Egyptian artefacts verifiably legal and safe

16 June 2014.

The Museum of Fine Arts acts with the utmost circumspection during every single one of its acquisitions; therefore, the museum collection only includes artefacts whose origin and legal background are unambiguous. This applies to all the artefacts that have entered the Department of Egyptian Antiquities: the museum’s experts are able to indisputably verify the legal origin of each artefact in their collection.

Seuso-treasure Repatriated

26 March 2014.

Hungary has acquired and repatriated seven pieces of the unique, priceless, ancient Roman silver treasure known as the Seuso-treasure

Extended opening hours at the exhibition Caravaggio to Canaletto at weekends

17 January 2014.

The exhibition Caravaggio to Canaletto is operating with extended opening hours at weekends from 31 of January until the end of the exhibition. The new opening hours are as follows: 31 January - 2 February (Fri-Sat-Sun): 9 am - 7 pm; 7-9 February (Fri-Sat-Sun): 9 am - 7 pm; 14-15 February (Fri-Sat): 9 am - 8 pm; 16 February (Sun): 9 am - 10 pm. The exhibition area closes 10 minutes prior to the museum. The Ticket Desk closes one and half hours before the exhibition. The latest admission is one and half hours before the exhibition closure time.