Zsámbék

Zsámbék ( German shame Beck) is a Hungarian town in Pest county. It lies on the Autópálya M1, approximately 30 km west of the Hungarian capital Budapest, and belongs to the small area Pilisvörösvár.

History

Zsámbék was first documented in 1050.

Attractions

  • Zichy Palace
  • Premonstratensian monastery church
  • Lamp Museum

Twinning

  • Germany Betting Berg, Germany (since 1988)

Sons and daughters

  • Joseph Gungl (1810-1889), German composer hungary and military bandmaster
  • Arpad Gerecs (1903-1982), German chemist hungary
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