According to a new government
decree, people will be able to join their loved ones for Christmas Eve, 24 December, even
after 8pm. Family gatherings will be limited to ten people over the age of 14,
with no restrictions for children. Midnight Mass may also take place.
The curfew comes back into effect at 8pm on Christmas Day, 25 December, continuing into January, including New Year’s Eve.
We have dug deep into a collection of old Budapest photos from the 19th and 20th centuries to see what has remained or disappeared.