You will embark on a time travel spanning millions of years, you will get to know the development of the diverse, colorful landscape surrounding Lake Balaton and the lake itself.All year roundTectonic movementsRocksFossilsThe formation of the lakeRock petting
The relationship between Lake Balaton and people dates back thousands of years. Our exhibition explores long-forgotten cultures.All year roundStone AgePrehistoric mass graveCeramics artCopper diademSluiceArchaeology
Get acquainted with the wildlife of Lake Balaton! In dioramas and large tableaus you can marvel at the diverse flora and fauna of Lake Balaton.All year roundFish speciesFloraBird speciesKing of the fishesKingfisherFoxAnimals
The fish of Lake Balaton were not absent from the “menu” of the people who lived here thousands of years ago. Let’s learn about the craft of fishing!All year roundHarpoonFish bonesDugout pirogueSoul-loserHookFishing guild
During your walk in the Lapidarium, the Roman and medieval past of Lake Balaton and Zala County come to life before you.All year roundMiddle AgeRenaissanceGothicLapidariumPeriod of ancient RomeRoman emperors
Take a look at the works of the painter, whose life and art were intertwined with the Lake Balaton region!All year roundJános HalápyBalaton areaPaintingMemorial room
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Dear Visitors! Due to the coronavirus outbreak we are following government guidelines to keep the Balaton Museum closed from 11/11/2020 until further notice. Thank you for your patience! Take care of each other!