The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 or the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 (Hungarian: 1956-os forradalom or 1956-os felkelés) was a nationwide revolt against the government of the Hungarian People’s Republic and its Soviet-imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November 1956.


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Public discussion about this revolution was suppressed in Hungary for more than 30 years. Since the thaw of the 1980s, it has been a subject of intense study and debate. At the inauguration of the Third Hungarian Republic in 1989, 23 October was declared a national holiday.

I already have made some other themed LEGO photo series so I thought: why not create a historical series about hungarian heroes?

This series took me around 15 hours. I started the work 1:00 pm on 22th October and I finished with it on 23rd October 6 am. So, I was really tired. I built scenery and I used real tools for effects like smoke, debris etc.

On the second picture, I used a contemporary photo as house facade.

I hope you will like these photos.

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Freedom! It was a real moment when the hungarian freedom fighters occuped a soviet tank

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Guys of Pest (Pesti Srácok) were the children who also figth for the freedom. These guys were often 15-18 years old teenagers

Finally… Some behind the scenes photos