Nov 25, 2019
Christmas Night Run
On Saturday, the 14th of December 2019, the fourth annual charity Christmas Night Run will take place in the centre of Prague. This 5km-long race will start and finish in front of Rudolfinum at Palachovo Square. Both individual racers and teams can take part in the race, and as was the case in the previous years, there will be a special race for children.
Nov 18, 2019
Květa Pacovská: ‘Run till the end’
Until the 1st of March 2020, Prague City Gallery is presenting an exhibition of works by the prominent Czech artist Květa Pacovská. You can see her early works on the 3rd floor of the Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace.
Nov 15, 2019
Prague Spring presents: Rudolf Firkušný Piano Festival 2019
Five excellent pianists will take part in the seventh annual Rudolf Firkušný Piano Festival, which will take place between the 17th and the 23rd of November. This year, festival goers can once again look forward to an extraordinary music experience.
Nov 8, 2019
Open Day in Točná Airport
Old airplanes will be on display for the Open Day in Točná Airport, which the airport organises on the second Saturday of each month. This time, you can admire some new additions on Saturday, the 9th of November. You can also look forward to the take-off and landing of airplanes, weather permitting.
Oct 31, 2019
Visit Prague Zoo for the animals and the books!
Prague Zoo offers visitors the opportunity to use the local library. This option is not only open to experts and researchers, but also to the general public.
Oct 28, 2019
Nordic Days 2019
Nordic Days 2019, the tenth annual festival of Nordic culture, will take place from the 29th of October until the 6th of November in Prague. The festival will include films, a debate and even a guided tour. The theme of this year's jubilee festival, which presents significant cultural achievements in Scandinavian countries, is “journey”, in all its different meanings.
Oct 23, 2019
New Russian art exhibition in DOX
A new exhibition, ‘Russia. Timeless’, is running in DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in Holešovice in Prague until the 2nd of December. The exhibition introduces strong artistic opinions from contemporary Russia. “The exhibition shows the theme of timelessness over the past sixty years by artists of different generations and aesthetic beliefs. We want them to stand side by side and together, without categorising them as more or less important than each other. Each visitor can decide that for themselves and according to their own opinion,” Tomáš Glanc, one of the exhibition’s curators, said.
Oct 20, 2019
Get to know sculptor Matthias Braun’s art
Prague City Gallery has several dozen sculptures that are accessible to the public. We have already introduced some of them here on www.praha.eu
. This time, we will look at Matyáš Bernard Braun’s sculptures in Prague.
The Austrian sculptor and woodcarver is one of the most important sculptors of the High Baroque period in the Czech Republic. Although he was not a Czech native, he created some of his most precious works in Bohemia.
Sep 29, 2019
Cirk La Putyka’s Homecoming
The contemporary circus ensemble Cirk La Putyka is celebrating its 10th anniversary. As part of the celebrations, they decided to return with three of their successful productions to their original venues: La Fabrika, Archa Theatre and the New Stage of the National Theatre’s New Stage in October and November.
Sep 29, 2019
Petschek Villa reveals its secrets
The American Center in Prague will host an exhibition called ‘Villa Petschek Story’ until the 8th of October, which narrates the story of the villa that has served as the United States Ambassadors’ palatial residence since the year 1945. A photographic tour of the representative halls, which are usually closed to the public, and unique images from the building of the villa are included in the exhibition.