Statue of Béni Egressy


The statue of Béni Egressy was inaugurated on 15. September 2018, next to the fortress in Komárno.

In the year of the 170th anniversary of the Hungarien War of Independence of 1848/1849, was the nearly three-meter-full-length statue of Béni Egressy inaugurated, the work of the sculptor János Nagy.

The establischment of the statue was initiated by the Jókai Public Culture and Museum Association, and was supported by the Circle of Friends of the Old Students and Teachers of the Hungarian Grammar School in Komárno. The five-quarter-man-sized bronze statue was cast in the Hungarian city Mór.