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.


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DNES: Czech and Slovak New York, 1848-2018


září 24, 2018 - listopadu 5, 2018,

[3rd Floor] There were more than 50,000 Czechs and Slovaks living in New York City in the early 20th century and they continue to have a presence today. The exhibition “Czech and Slovak New York,...
Organized by: BBLA, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council.

DNES: Antonin Dvorak: Cello Concerto in B Minor


října 13, 2018 - listopadu 9, 2018,

[2nd Floor]The last work Antonin Dvorak composed in America was his beloved Cello Concerto in B minor. Dvorak had doubts about the cello as a solo instrument, but after hearing the premiere...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, National Museum in Prague, Carnegie Hall Archives, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic.

DNES: Czech Beer Days

října 13, 2018 - října 18, 2018,

Bohemian Spirit Restaurant at Bohemian National Hall. The best lagers in the world are brewed in the Czech Republic thanks to its exceptional brewing tradition and finest ingredients – Czech hops...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Washington D.C.

DNES: Zemlinsky, Janacek, Dvorak and Their Muses

concert, talk

října 16, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 pm

[4th Floor] Performance by Zemlinsky Quartet, illustrated talk by Nicholas Chong. Love, requited or otherwise, can spark the creation of great music. In 1865, Antonin Dvorak’s feelings for Josefina...
Organized by: Aspect Foundation

Gilded Age Newsmakers: Dvorak and Thurber


října 18, 2018, 7:00 pm

[1st Floor] From the moment Czech composer Antonin Dvorak stepped ashore to assume the post of Director of the National Conservatory of Music of America in September 1892, he was besieged by...
Organized by: DAHA, Czech Center NY, BBLA

Kevin McNamara: Dreams of a Great Small Nation

author's talk

října 24, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Kevin McNamara, author of the book "Dreams of a Great Small Nation," will introduce his comprehensive account of the highly dramatic events that led to the founding of...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA