The Hungarian State Opera and the Erkel Theatre are to gain new a art studios and rehearsal centre. Establishing and equipping the new centre as well as preparing the refurbishment of the Opera House in Andrássy Avenue is to be financed by the government.
The Eiffel Hall was originally designed by János Feketeházy. Born in Vágsellye in 1842, he studied engineering at the Vienna University of Technology, later in Zurich. In 1866 took part in the constructions of the Kanal İstanbul and the bridge between Vienna and Stadlau over the River Danube as an intern. After the Austro-Hungarian Compromise, he started working for the Hungarian Royal State Railways.