The Western Cserhát picturesque valley Nógrád western gate of the village located in Slovak-Hungarian origin of the name of the person back to Peter the Roman Church. The holder of the settlement from 1507-until 1541-was a jurist Werbőczy Stephen. The tradition is edited by the Hungarian law in force for centuries alaptörvényeit involving Hármaskönyvet. His memory of állítatta the templomhegyen the triangle-shaped monument in the 1791-Ignácné Gyurcsány. Direct for the castle ruins in the... tovább eighteenth. century in a baroque church and bell tower. The Roman Catholic Church in the XV. century Gothic style, which is now a single trace of the southern wall of the church felsejlő Kőkapu. Original splendor of the former díszeleg Gyurcsány-Prónay Palace, the construction started around 1750. The castle was Andreánszky Somogyi-only memory has been kept and protected park, which was the center of the building. The neo-Classical style mansion built in the last great world paleobotanikus Baron Gábor Andreánszky was a corresponding member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. The village of several thousand hectares of forest and is surrounded by the most Cserhát protected plant flowers there. Currently, many countries of Europe (and, of course, also from Hungary) to attract the hunters, the big stocks. In recent years, and established a 250 ha game park to serve this purpose. The hiking path along the track in Kegyeleti park. The village is situated in the center of the "Hármaskönyv" restaurant - which is a little more than a decade have built an international reputation. Gastronomic experience fatálas kitchen. The small restaurant parasztházból converted terrace téliesített "Alsópetény XX. century "was a permanent photo display. The replacement Stone-mountain lake in the source reservoir was filled to 5.2. Immediately offered the crystal-clear unpolluted water and the aquatic habitat of birds and fish lovers. Alsópetény a real gem of the slopes of Cserhát megbúvó villages. Unfortunately, the history of a number of beautiful buildings, castle, mansion, house destroyed, but there is still so much left to visit some of the atmosphere during the past centuries up. The Alsópetény hospitable and proud people to take the past, we would be pleased to see the guests beter.

Settlement Info

Legal status: village
County: Nógrád county
District: Rétsági
Subregion: Rétsági
Area: 19.68 km2
Population: 595 people
Webpage: www.alsopeteny.hu

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