Bohemian National Hall Open House

guided tours

October 14, 2017, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Named one of "111 Places in New York That You Must Not Miss", the historic Bohemian National Hall is opening its doors for guided tours, unlocking all its mysteries. Guided tours...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

The Two Sides of the Iron Curtain


October 10, 2017, 7:00 PM

[2nd Floor] Two historians, Jiri Ellinger and Paulina Bren, discuss life on either side of the Iron Curtain while exploring the literal, yet metaphorical, concept of the "wall." A...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

The Velvet Revolution in Photographs by Pavel Stecha


October 5, 2017 - November 17, 2017,

[2nd Floor] An exhibition in celebration of Vaclav Havel's birthday and the anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in Prague. A gallery exploring the personality of Havel, the first...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

Libor Smoldas Concert

concert and exhibition opening

October 5, 2017, 7:00 PM

[2nd Floor] An exhibition opening with guitar performance by Libor Smoldas. The exhibition explores the personality of Vaclav Havel (1937-2011), the first President of the Czech Republic...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

The Gospel According to Kafka: A Literary Collage

October 5, 2017, 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Texts from Franz Kafka’s short stories, letters, diaries, and aphorisms are woven together to a poetic collage. Concept and Introduction: Michael Lahr, recitation: Gregorij H. von...
Organized by: Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York