Debrecen

The Legendary History of the Klinika Klub

The Klinika Club (Clinic University Club) will receive a commemorative pop music plaque in November. Prior to becoming a movie theater, the building of the Klinika Klub was a university funeral home, offering funeral services during the 1950s.  Later that decade it was turned into a movie theater by the order of Mátyás Rákosi, a […]

10 Things You Didn’t Know about Debrecen

If you know of Debrecen, just a little, you most probably think of images of the impressive Great Reformed Church dominating the central Kossuth Square surrounded by Art Deco and socialism period buildings. However, there is much more to Debrecen that just this, with many sites of interest, each with its own rich history. 10 […]

The Famous Socialist Buildings of Debrecen

The style of building referred to as “Socialist” buildings was built after World War II. and they still can be seen in several parts of the city. After the war, the city needed solutions that could be implemented relatively quickly and cheaply to replace the buildings destroyed by the bombing. The result of this endeavour […]