Herend

The glitter and richness of untarnished beauty upon which Herend's uncompromising finesse rests, has stood the test of time. All the looming hardships have been kept at bay, and the dazzling white glitter of porcelain reflects, as always, the glimmer of hope.

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Lear about the over 180-year-long history of the Herend Porcelain Manufactor.

This what happend in Herend ...and at the same time ... in the World

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1826 1839 1851 1873 1884 1897 1900 1904 1911 1933 1939 1964 1976 1985 1995 1999 2001 2007

Queen Victoria
1826
Queen Victoria
Vince Stingl founds the Herend plant
 
Carlo Collodi Pinokkio's creator - is born
Queen Victoria
1839
Queen Victoria
Mór Fischer takes over as the manager of the Manufactory
 
Giuseppe Verdi's first Opera
Queen Victoria
1851
Queen Victoria
Queen Victoria purchase at the first World Exhibition in London and the birth of the pattern that was subsequertly named after her
 
New York Times first publication
Queen Victoria
1873
Queen Victoria
Imperial gifts successes at the Vienna World Exhibition
 
Budapest is born by merging Buda, Pest and Óbuda
Queen Victoria
1884
Queen Victoria
The manufactory becames a corporation
 
The Hungarian Opera House opens
Queen Victoria
1897
Queen Victoria
The start of vocational education in Herend
 
The Klondike Gold Rush begins
Queen Victoria
1900
Queen Victoria
Jeno Farkashazi seccesionist artistc products are recognised and win awards at world exhibitions of the turn of the century
 
Ferdinand von Zeppelin designed airship, LZ-1 is launched on its first voyage
Queen Victoria
1904
Queen Victoria
St Louis World Exhibition gold medal
 
Salvador Dali born
Queen Victoria
1911
Queen Victoria
Torino (Turin) World Exhibition successes
 
Roald Amusen norwegian explorer becomes the first person to reachthe South Pole
Queen Victoria
1933
Queen Victoria
Chicago World Exhibition the overseas market opens up
 
Gloomy Sunday song is born
Queen Victoria
1939
Queen Victoria
Centennial Exhibition in Budapest (this time were assuming foundation in 1839)
 
Béla Bartók first violin concerto is performed
Queen Victoria
1964
Queen Victoria
Herend Porcelain Museum opens and is recognised by the State
 
Marttin Luther King recives the Nobel Peace Prize
Queen Victoria
1976
Queen Victoria
Herend's 150-year opens and is recognised by the State
 
America's bicentennial celebration the American Declaration of Independence was signed 200 years ago
Queen Victoria
1985
Queen Victoria
Herend Studio the factory's proprietary art workshop is established
 
The sunken Titanic founded
Queen Victoria
1995
Queen Victoria
ISO 9001 certification Herend is the first manufactory among European porcelain manufactories to be awarded the quality standard
 
The Caves of Aggtelek are named a World Heritage Site
Queen Victoria
1999
Queen Victoria
A quality visitor center satisfying the expecstations of the new millennia - the Porcelanium - is built in Herend
 
the currency Euro is born
Queen Victoria
2001
Queen Victoria
Herend is 175 years old the 150-year celebration of the Victoria pattern
 
China is admitted in the World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Queen Victoria
2007
Queen Victoria
A large-scale exhibition at Tsarskoe Selo in St. Peterburg, the summer residence of the Russian Tsars
 
J.K. Rowling concludes the Harry Potter series of novels