PROGRAMS ON THE NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING
ON THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BLOODY CRUSHING OF THE 1956 REVOLUTION AND FREEDOM FIGHT




3 NOVEMBER


THEY DIED FOR YOU

15:00
Inauguration of the visitors’ centre in Rákoskeresztúr New Public Cemetery

Speaker: Minister Zoltán Balog, President, 1956 Memorial Committee


4 NOVEMBER


EUROPE IS QUIET, QUIET AGAIN

9:00
Lowering the national flag of Hungary to half mast in Kossuth Square


NOVEMBER SPRING

11:00
Commemoration at the 1956 memorial in Hargita Square

Speaker: President of Hungary János Áder


WE HAVE DONE WHAT OUR COUNTRY DEMANDED OF US

15:00
Wreath-laying ceremony at Plot 300 in the Rákoskeresztúr New Public Cemetery


REQUIEM FOR THE HEROES

18:00
Memorial concert in St. Stephen’s Basilica


OUR HEROES

19:00
National candlelight vigil in remembrance of the victims of 1956


The organizers reserve the right to make changes to the program