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Why locals love it
The venue has gained reputation because of it many faces. During the day, it functions as a laid-back café with a huge terrace; late in the afternoon, it starts to look like some kind of festival with many people lying in the grass. Those who stay for the evening, enjoy live concerts by aspiring young talents as well as popular Hungarian bands.
Why you should visit it
It’s one of the best-known open air places in Budapest, with nearly 2000 visitors a day. Akvárium is a huge melting pot of all age and social background with a festive atmosphere. The place got its name after the sizable water surface which covers the underground concert scene.
During the summer, they run an open air cinema and bigger sport events on screen. The place hosts design markets and dance events throughout the year.