The statue of Orb, standing on the main square, reminds us those great years, when Hungarian queens and kings were crowned in Székesfehérvár. The first king, István got the holy crown from the Pope in 1000th. During the next centuries, the crown, symbolizing royal power, was kept in the royal palace of Székesfehérvár.Also, diets and royal events were held here.
Thousand year old stones..the "Garden of Medieval Ruins" preserves the remains of the 1100th-century royal basilica. The collection of stonework contains the coffin of King Stephen I. and other kings and queens.
The flower-clock can be found on the main street from early spring each year.
A castle from the resent past. Architect and sculpturer Jeno Bory built this castle alone from 1923 to 1959. The castle got its style from the from the medieval scottish hunting castles. We can find here sculptures and pictures of Bory and other contemporary hungarian artists.
Medieval streets and churches - Székesfehérvár is rich in buildings from 15th and 16th century. Also, remains of earlier houses cn be seen here.
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