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March 15 National Day Reception

March 15 National Day ReceptionMarch 15, 2012

National Day Reception on the 164th anniversary of the 1848-1849 Hungarian Revolution and War of Independence and the 160th anniversary of the official trip and fundraising tour of Hungarian Governor Lajos Kossuth in the United States on Thursday, March 15, 2012, 6:30pm.
Wreath-laying ceremony at the Kossuth House

Wreath-laying ceremony at the Kossuth HouseMarch 15, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry, Hungarian Congressman János Horváth and his delegation, as well as the delegation of the Kossuth Lajos Koszorúja Foundation of Miskolc, Hungary all were present at the wreath-laying ceremony at the Kossuth House on Thursday, March 15, 2012, 12pm.
Wreath-laying ceremony in the United States Capitol

Wreath-laying ceremony in the United States CapitolMarch 15, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry, Hungarian Congressman János Horváth and his delegation, as well as the delegation of the Kossuth Lajos Koszorúja Foundation of Miskolc, Hungary were present at the wreath-laying ceremonies at the busts of Hungarian Governor Lajos Kossuth and Swedish Diplomat in the United States Capitol on Thursday, March 15, 2012, 10am.
Prof. János Horváth speaks at the Kossuth House

Prof. János Horváth speaks at the Kossuth House March 14, 2012

On March 14th, Professor Horváth gave a lecture at the KossuthHouse entitled “The Spirit of our Age”: Hungary’s Rebirth from a Legislative Perspective”.
Kennedy Center VIP reception at the Hungarian Residence

Kennedy Center VIP reception at the Hungarian ResidenceMarch 11, 2012

Celebrating the Hungarian performances of the Kennedy Center's 'The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna' festival, Hungarian Ambassador György Szapáry gave a lavish reception at his Residence on Sunday, March 11, 2012, 7pm.
Chef Viktor Merényi wins 2012 Embassy Chef Challenge

Chef Viktor Merényi wins 2012 Embassy Chef ChallengeMarch 8, 2012

Hungarian Embassy head chef wows judges with a traditional slow-cooked beef dish Thursday night. Judges say, our chef "dazzled" them. (photos and videos)
US CODEL visits Hungary

US CODEL visits Hungary February 28, 2012

A five member bipartisan Congressional delegation, led by Congressman Dan Burton (R-IN), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee's Subcommittee on Europe, paid a visit to Budapest on February 23-25. Members of the delegation included Ranking Member Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Congressman Ruben Hinojosa (D-TX), Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-FL) and Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL).
Ambassador György Szapáry Visits Atlanta, GA

Ambassador György Szapáry Visits Atlanta, GAFebruary 17, 2012

Ambassador György Szapáry visited Atlanta, GA on February 17-19, 2012.
Farewell to Stephen Benedek

Farewell to Stephen BenedekFebruary 17, 2012

Farewell to Stephen Benedek
The Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom Presentation to John C. Whitehead

The Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom Presentation to John C. WhiteheadDecember 16, 2011

John C. Whitehead received the Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom from Dr. Lee Edwards, President of the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation at the Residence of Hungarian Ambassador György Szapáry on Friday, December 16.
The Diplomats Concert at the Embassy

The Diplomats Concert at the EmbassyDecember 10, 2011

The Diplomats, the rock and roll band of the Embassy of Hungary formed in March this year, gave its second concert (after its first performance in June) to a full house at the embassy on Saturday, December 10.
Hungarian Mikulás Party

Hungarian Mikulás PartyDecember 10, 2011

The Embassy invited Hungarian American children and their parents to the annual Embassy Mikulás Party offering hot chocolate and Hungarian cake (kalács) to the youth and mulled wine to the adults.
Central European University celebrates 20th Anniversary

Central European University celebrates 20th AnniversaryDecember 9, 2011

Central European University celebrates 20th Anniversary. Alumni met at the Embassy of Hungary in Washington, D.C.
János Horváth, Doyen of the Hungarian Parliament Visits Washington, DC

János Horváth, Doyen of the Hungarian Parliament Visits Washington, DCDecember 2, 2011

Doyen of the Hungarian Parliament, János Horváth, visited Washington between November 30 and December 2.