The castle of Eger (16th century)

The castle of Eger (16th century)

The castle of Eger got its final shape and became an important component in the new chain of border forts in the 16th century.

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Castle of Eger, Eger, chuỗi pháo đài biên giới, Lâu đài, kiến trúc pháo đài, công sự, pháo đài biên giới, tân binh, Chiến thắng Ottoman, Tháp, Gárdonyi, Egri csillagok, thánh đường, cung điện, bao vây, tháp pháo, kiến trúc, Tiếng Hungary, Ottoman, lịch sử hiện đại, lịch sử

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Wheel of fire

The defenders of Eger Castle invented a lethal weapon, a water wheel packed with gunpowder and oil, which proved effective against the Ottoman besiegers in...

Belgrade (15th century)

The castle of Belgrade (Nándorfehérvár) was one of the most important components in the chain of Hungarian border forts.

Fortress of Szigliget (17th century, Hungary)

The fortress was a member of the chain of fortifications built to protect against the Ottoman invaders. Its construction started in the 13th century.

Gothic brick castle (Gyula, Hungary)

A brick castle in South-East Hungary; its oldest parts were probably built in the late 14th century.

Ottoman soldiers (16th century)

The Ottoman army included janissaries (paid warriors) and sipahis (vassal knights).

Ottoman Sultan (16th century)

The leader of the Ottoman Empire was the Sultan, the lord of life and death.

Calvinist College of Debrecen (18th century)

One of the oldest schools in Hungary, where several renowned Hungarians studied.

Cannon operation (18th century)

The cannon was an important type of firearms at the beginning of modern history, widespread both on land and water.

Dóm Square (Szeged, Hungary)

The Votive Church of Szeged, located on the Great Plains of Hungary, emerges from the buildings of the city's famous square, while the National Pantheon can...

Hungarian army in the 15th century (infantry)

One of the main units of Matthias Corvinus´ Black Army was the infantry.

Knights’ hall

One of the most important parts of a medieval castle was the Knights´ hall.

Lute and hurdy gurdy

The earliest version of the lute appeared in ancient Mesopotamia.

Medieval castle (Diósgyőr, Hungary)

A medieval castle in Hungary, built by King Louis I.

Medieval dungeon

A wide variety of torture devices were in use in medieval dungeons.

Medieval keep

Keeps were typical buildings in the Middle Ages, also built independently from castles.

Medieval towers and bastions

The structure of fortresses developed together with military technology.

Mir Castle Complex (17th century)

The Mir Castle Complex, situated in the town of Mir, Belarus was built in the Gothic-Renaissance style.

Ottoman architecture in Hungary (17th century)

Remnants of Ottoman architecture in Hungary include the Gazi Kasim Pasha Mosque in Pécs and the Minaret of Eger.

The fortress of Oradea (1775)

The fortress of Oradea in Transylvania is a good example of medieval fortress architecture.

The Hungarian army in the 15th century (cavalry)

One of the main units of Matthias Corvinus´ Black Army was the cavalry.

The Varaždin Castle (16th century)

This stunning castle is situated in northern Croatia.

Earth fortification, Hungary

A triangular earth fortification, used by the leader of one of the old Hungarian tribes at the time of the Hungarian conquest.

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