H.E. Dr. Réka Szemerkényi, Ambassador of Hungary to the United States of America, cordially invites you to the unveiling ceremony of the Statue of the “Budapest Lad” (“Pesti Srác) on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 9:30 A.M.

 H.E. Dr. Réka Szemerkényi

Ambassador of Hungary to the United States of America


In cooperation with the


American Hungarian Educators Association

The American Hungarian Federation

American Hungarian Heritage House

Hungarian American Coalition

Hungarian Human Rights Foundation

Hungarian Freedom Fighters Federation

Hungarian American Cultural Association

Hungarian Scientific Club of Washington, DC

Hungarian Scouts of Washington

Kossuth Foundation

Magyar Foundation of North America


cordially invites you to the


Unveiling ceremony of the

Statue of the “Budapest Lad”, “Pesti Srác”



 Honoring the Freedom Fighters of the 1956 Revolution and Freedom Fight of Hungary


Date: Sunday, October 16, 2016, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m.

Venue: 1500 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20005


 Keynote speakers:


H.E. Miklós Seszták, Minister of National Development

H.E. Colleen Bell, Ambassador of the United States of America to Hungary

The Honorable Zsolt Németh, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Hungarian National Assembly

H.E. János Horváth, Ambassador-at-large, Former Doyen of the Hungarian National Assembly


Followed by:


10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Wreath laying ceremony

                     10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Tour of the new Embassy building

RSVP by October 12 at: dfLtptsflunYXAtsi5jMUkjcnN2cC5sYWRvZmJ1ZGFwZXN0QG1mYS5nb3YuaHU=

 

Directions


By Metrorail

The new Embassy is located a few blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro on the Metro’s Red Line. Alternatively, take the Blue, Orange, or Silver Lines to McPherson Sq. To find the route closest to you, visit the Metro website.

By MetroBus

A dozen MetroBus routes have stops located within a 1/4 mile of the new Embassy Building. To find the route closest to you, visit the Metro website.

Parking

Metered parking is available on nearby streets (please check meter carefully for hours of operation). Nearby parking garages are located on P, M, L Streets. To find more information on locations of parking garages and prices visit www.washingtondc.bestparking.com

Suggested parking lots nearby:


Colonial parking

1616 P St NW Washington, DC 20036


Colonial parking

2200 M St NW Washington, DC 20037