National and historical symbols of Hungary

In this section you can find the crests of almost 2400 settlements of Hungary with notes. Find the starting letter of the settlement in the list and click if you want to see it.

The Coat-of-Arms of the Village of Akasztó
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Akasztó

(The County of Bács-Kiskun)

Arms of Akaszto is a silvery, armour-plating arm with three golden grains in a blue-colored shield.

On the shield is a crowned helmet with blue and golden quilt to the right and with red and silver quilt to the left.

Akaszto is situated between two rivers, Danube and Tisza, middle of the Bács-Kiskun county. The population is 3700.

The village is more than 700 years old, mentioned by a diploma at the first time in 1291. Original inhabitants were the Hungarians and the become Magyarized Slovaks. There are living here only Hungarians.

Old time ago it was alkali desert and marshland, where were property the animal keeping, the pasturage. Later the people began to cultivate grape on the sandy soil, and still are the two branches of economy: the stockbreeding and the viticulture. The industry is not in the village.

The name of Akaszto is wellknown for Stadler-stadium of late years, although the roman style tower of church as nice as the waters of channels for fishing and the particular alkali flora and -avifauna.

On the skirts of the village in the Kastély-farm is possibility for horseriding and our restaurants waiting for the temporary guests.