In honour of the 67th anniversary of the 1956 Revolution and War of Independence and the 34th anniversary of the proclamation of the Hungarian Republic, the Municipality of Debrecen will organize a commemoration and wreath-laying ceremony on Monday, the 23rd of October 2023.
8.30 a.m.: Raising of the National Flag on Kossuth Square, with military salute
9.00 a.m.: Wreath laying ceremony at the memorial plaque for the victims of the ÁVH shooting (8 Kossuth Street)
10.00 a.m.: Commemoration at the 1956 Memorial in front of the University Church (Egyetem tér 1)
- Ceremonial speech
- Wreath laying ceremony
5.00 p.m: Lowering of the National Flag at Kossuth Square, with military salute
5.30 p,.m: Candle-lighting ceremony at the 1956 Memorial on Kossuth Street (Kossuth Street 10)