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Hungarian Monument, Toronto

Hungarian Monument - Toronto, Canada
Hungarian Monument
1601 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto, ON M5J 1A7Map
Budapest Park
+1 416 203 2600(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Parkdale
Overview

One of the many ethnic monuments throughout the city, the Hungarian Monument was established in memory of the Hungarian Uprising of 1956. Created by Hungarian-born artist Victor Tolgyesy, the monument was funded by the Canadian Hungarian community in Toronto. Located in Budapest Park, the monument stands in appreciation of Canada's acceptance of Hungarian refugees who fled that country following their failed uprising against the Soviet occupation.

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