The Palace of Arts' National Concert Hall and Festival Theater concert and performing arts venues opened in 2005. For the first few years, the locals either loved the building or they hated it, but all have come to at least accepting it. Originally scheduled to be at Deák tér, a change in government after an election turned the original space into underground parking and a park. The Palace of Arts was awarded the FIABCI Prix d'Excellence 2006 in the specialized category, which is the equivalent of an Academy Award for construction and real estate development. The main concert hall is the finest contemporary classical music venue in Budapest; it now hosts concerts from celebrated orchestras from around the world. The scheduled events run the gamut along with the admission prices, but they are not only for classical music; the website has been beautifully created to be user friendly.