Ice Hockey World Championship Budapest is a favourite of locals and tourists in Budapest who like sports festivals. Come to Budapest to see the ice hockey teams in person. There are regular events , and here are some of the best hotels and hostels in Budapest, with great value for money.
The Sports Arena in Budapest (Papp Laszlo Budapest Sportarena), will see the major ice hockey countries battle for the medals in the World Championship. Tickets are already on sale in advance. In addition to the awesome hockey games, you can also see the Ice Hockey Exhibition in the nearby Budapest Sports Museum (see more info below).
The tickets to the Ice Hockey World Championship will ensure a daily entrance to the venue so you can see 3 terrific games for 1 single ticket. Here is the seating plan
Ice Hockey Exhibits Budapest Sports Museum
Connected to the Papp Laszlo Budapest Sports Arena you can find the Hungarian Sports Museum. On top of the Ice Hockey World Championship, you can see really cool memorabilia, a rich collection of Hungarian and international exhibitions about the history of hockey.
Many of the items have been provided by ice hockey players, collectors, ice hockey coaches. Some of the exhibits are provided by the International Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto. In 2011, at the previous ice hockey games, visitors saw things like Wayne Gretzky’s jersey, the helmet of Sidney Crosby, or of Mario Lemieux, a puck at a Stanley Cup Final, and a lot of valuable items. The exhibition is opened by Rene Fasel, president of the International Association.
Recent Years of Championship held in Budapest
For more info in Hungarian: Hungarian Ice Hockey Federation