Local history

Miskolc

Under the menu item Local history you can find information about the history of Miskolc, honourees and celebrities of the city.

The city’s symbols

Miskolc címere

The current coat of arms of Miskolc was designed in 1909 on basis of the pictures contained on the old signets of the city.

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Chronology – from the Seleta culture to the 20th century

The territory of Miskolc and its surroundings are one of the places inhabited for the longest time in Europe. The remembrances of the so-called „Seleta culture”, justifying the presence of primitive man in Hungary at first, are about 60-70,000 years old.

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