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: You. Never Too Close.

March 19, 2014 - April 27, 2014,

Photography exhibition. Roman Franc, Gabriela Kolcavova, Vojtech V. Slama, Ondrej Zizka. Curated by Jan Fiser.Opening reception: Wednesday, March 19, 6:30PM-8:30PMYOU. Never Too Close.Roman Franc,...
Organized by: Czech Center

TODAY: Sue Karnet: Perceptions


April 2, 2014 - April 29, 2014,

BBLA Gallery presents an exhibition of recent paintings by Sue Karnet. In “Perceptions”, a second generation Czech-American painter, sculptor and art teacher Sue Karnet explores a fusion of total...
Organized by: BBLA Gallery


April 26, 2014, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

2014 New York Travel Festival Engages Attendees in Immersive Travel New York, N.Y. (March 25, 2014) – The 2014 New York Travel Festival sets aside glossy brochures and long waits at booths by...
Organized by: Produced by RW Social

Tribute to Jiri F. Brotan


May 4, 2014, 4:00 pm

Join us to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Jiri Brotan, a man of great purpose and accomplishment, a successful entrepreneur, diplomat and humanitarian. We are greatly honored by the...
Organized by: Dr. Miloslava Brotan, The Jan & Betka Papanek Foundation, BBLA

Czechoslovak Secret Police and the US Exile Community


May 5, 2014, 6:30 pm

A lecture on the Czechoslovak State Secret Police (StB) and the Exile Community in the USA in 1948-1989 by Tomas Grulich, senator and Chair of the Permanent Commission for Czechs Living Abroad, of...
Organized by: SVU New York, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York, BBLA

I First Saw the World Through a Mosquito Net


June 11, 2014 - July 14, 2014,

An exhibition of works on paper by Miriam Mörsel Nathan entitled I First Saw the World Through a Mosquito Net... Mixed media prints, etchings and paintings largely based on old photographs present...
Organized by: BBLA Gallery