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Hungarian Rock Museum and Hall of Fame




  • Hungarian

Name of collection

  • Rockmúzeum, Magyarock Hírességek Csarnoka

Provenance and cultural activities

Description of content

  • The collection consists of musical instruments (guitars, Hammond organs), dresses, manuscripts, document, photos, oral-history interviews. The collection does not focus on cultural resistance. Rock music is displayed in a normalising manner. Still, oral-history interviews or contemporary documents (e.g. event permits) are interesting sources on forms and perceptions of cultural dissent.


  • photos: 1000-
  • publications (books, newspapers, articles, press clippings): 10-99
  • voice recordings (including oral history recordings): 0-9

Geographical scope of recent operation

  • regional


Date of founding

  • 2014

Place of founding


Important events in the history of the collection

Access type

  • completely open to the public


  • Kelemen, András, and Árpád Oláh, editors. A magyar rock bölcsője : budapesti tánczenekarok és beatzenekarok almanachja. Budapest: MagyaRock Hírességek Csarnoka Egyesület, 2013.

Author(s) of this page

  • Bódi, Lóránt


Kelemen, András , interview by Bódi, Lóránt, October 14, 2016. COURAGE Registry Oral History Collection

Bálint, Csaba , interview by Bódi, Lóránt, October 04, 2016. COURAGE Registry Oral History Collection

Last edited on: 2018-02-02 16:59:35