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 “Hospoda” 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.


The beautiful Grand Ballroom provides a unique setting and atmosphere for your events.
  • Cultural events
  • Presentations
  • Private events
  • Special events
  • Conferences
  • Business meetings
  • Movie screenings
  • Company celebrations

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TODAY: Acts of Courage

March 3, 2015 - May 8, 2015,

The Czech Center New York, under the auspices of the Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic to the United Nations and the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York, presents Acts of...
Organized by: Czech Center

EXHIBITION ON VIEW: Vladislav Kucharski: Paintings

Art exhibition:

April 9, 2015 - May 1, 2015,

The deepest layer of inspiration for Kucharski’s work stems from his enjoyment of music, the wind blowing through the inner landscapes of his paintings, especially the music of Leoš Janáček (as...
Organized by: Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association.

Celebrating Dvorak: DAHA at 25 Years

April 26, 2015, 3:00 PM

Join us for DAHA’s 25th Anniversary and a celebration of Czech composer Antonin Dvorak. Preservationist and DAHA founding member Jack Taylor will be honored. Program:Panel discussionDAHA President...
Organized by: Dvorak American Heritage Association (DAHA), co-sponsored by Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association.


April 28, 2015, 7:00 PM

TUESDAY FILM CLUB. Documentary film HAVEL IS TAKING HOLIDAY (Občan Havel jede na dovolenou), dir. Jan Novák, Adam Novák. Documentary about Václav Havel’s trip from Prague to Bratislava in 1985...
Organized by: Czech Center

AACM @ 50: S.E.M. Ensemble with Ostravská banda

April 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015, 8:00 pm

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM) with Roscoe Mitchell, George Lewis, Henry Threadgill, Ostravská banda & S.E.M. Ensemble, Petr...
Organized by: Czech Center

Courage of the Lone Warrior – Mašín Brothers

April 30, 2015, 7:00 PM

THURSDAY FORUM. Presentation of Jan Novák´s book So Far So Good (Zatím dobrý), a biographical novel about two brothers who fled communist Czechoslovakia in the early 1950s.Presentation of Jan...
Organized by: Czech Center