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The founders of the museum found it important to gain historical documents.
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Natural History Collection
This collection was severely damaged during World War II.
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The museum collects primarily economical, administrative, geographical and touristic maps of Lake Balaton, both handmade and digital.
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Balaton Museum has been collecting archeological finds since its foundation. Most parts of the collection is from excavations around Lake Balaton.
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Balaton Museum has been collecting coins, banknotes, awards, plaques and badges from World War I.
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In the collection there are every kind of artefacts of peasant life from Transdanubia, Upper-land of Balaton and Balatonmellék.
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The collection of literature and local press products has started at the foundation of the museum and spread out to every professional field here.
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The collection consists of old, mostly Lake Balaton related carvings, mimeographed graphics and Soó Rezső's ex libris collection.A collection of more than 15.000 were created…
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Collection of fine arts
As a part of the landscape drawing collection, Balaton Museum Association has been collecting Balaton related paintings, graphics since its foundation.
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Balaton Museum has collected mainly Balaton and its regions related postcards since the turn of the century.
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Collection of Applied Arts
The collection of applied arts came to life with the relocation of Darnay Museum to Keszthely, but by the end of World War II., it…
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Collection of Local History
The collection consists of 4500 items, it continuously grows. It involves personal possessions of famous people.
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Collection of photos and data
Photo collection Founders of the museum found photo collecting important. Our earliest photos were taken in 1880s.
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Balaton Museum created its weapon collection during WorldWar I. It consists of more than 2500 objects, like bridle, stirrups and spurs.
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Due to piety consideration, during prior archeological excavations, human skeleton remains were left in the graves, and later the anthropological material was taken to the…
Last modified on Sunday, 15 September 2013 00:14
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