The mission of organizations residing in the Bohemian National Hall is the promotion of Czech culture,

business and traditions as well as the building of a cultural and social dialog between the Czech and American public. The Czech Center New York, Consulate General of the Czech Republic, Bohemian Benevolent and Literary Association and Restaurant “BKB” are all located in the Bohemian National Hall which functions as a lively multi-functional center open to all people interested in the Czech Republic.


TODAY: Ester Havlova: Bound to Architecture

photography exhibition

October 4, 2017 - October 4, 2019,

[3rd Floor] Ester Havlova is a professional photographer focused on architecture but also on theater photography. An award-winning artist, she has created fascinating images for many Czech books and...
Organized by: BBLA Gallery

TODAY: Artists Caught Behind the Iron Curtain


April 12, 2018 - May 14, 2018,

[2nd Floor] Encounter the original works Lee Freeman collected from cutting edge artists from communist-era Czechoslovakia, art pieces that might have never breathed and prospered without his...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

Czech American Inspirations

April 28, 2018, 3:00 - 10:00 pm

3:00-4:00 pm (3rd Floor): Tomas Garrigue Masaryk and Milan Rastislav StefanikExhibition opening.4:00-5:30 pm (1st Floor Cinema): Czech-American Ties in the Last 100 YearsConference. Lectures...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

Havel Conversations Live: Gail Papp & Carol Rocamora


May 1, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Gail Merrifield Papp of the New York's famed Public Theater, and Carol Rocamora, author of Acts of Courage: Vaclav Havel's Life in the Theater in conversation with Niemann Fellow...
Organized by: VHLF, BBLA

Epoque Quartet Concert

May 6, 2018, 5:00 - 7:30 pm

A unique musical experience of fusion between classical string quartet sound and jazz, rock and funk. The Prague string quartet Epoque Quartet was founded at the beginning of the year 1999. Four...
Organized by: Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York

Miroslav Donutil: Ptejte se mě na co chcete

May 7, 2018, 7:.00 - 10:00 PM

[4th Floor] IN CZECH ONLY. Známý český herec Miroslav Donutil vystoupí s představením "Ptejte se mě na co chcete, já na co chci odpovím," které slibuje skvěle strávený večer...
Organized by: Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York