9. 6. 2016

The life of the Straka Academy

Exhibition about 240 th anniversary of the establishment of the Count Straka Foundation and 120 th anniversary of the construction of the Straka Academy building.

11. 3. 2016

Open House and Cultural Event Days of the Czech Government Office in 2016

The Czech Government Office has prepared a number of cultural events for 2016. Via these activities, the Czech Government Office is granting access to its buildings and is not only giving members of the public the opportunity to get a look at how the institution functions as a whole, but is also granting the public access to gems of Czech cultural heritage.

Open House and Cultural Event Days of the Czech Government Office in 2016

8. 10. 2015

Symbols of the Republic: Pillars of Czech Statehood

To mark the occasion of holiday of Czech statehood on 28 September, the Czech Government Office opened a long-term exhibit for the public at Hránský Palace called Symbols of the Republic: Pillars of Czech Statehood. A smaller version of the exhibit has now also been newly crated at the Straka Academy.

Symbols of the Republic: Pillars of Czech Statehood

15. 12. 2015

This year as well, children from orphanages got involved in the creative Christmas competition organised by the Czech Government Office

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka together with the head of the Czech Government Office awarded the winners of the Christmas competition on 15 December 2015. The competition was prepared for children from orphanages by the Government Office, and this year the children were asked to paint pictures based on the theme “Most beautiful Christmas present”. The children entered more than 150 pictures in this year’s second annual competition.

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka presented the awards in the creative contest “Best Christmas Present” on 15 December 2015.

17. 12. 2014

Children accept awards from Prime Minister Sobotka for the best illustrations

The creative Christmas competition for children from orphanages with the the them Christmas Symbols, which was prepared by the Czech Government Office, has its winners.

Vánoční výtvarná soutěž pro děti z dětských domovů na téma "symbol vánoc," 17. prosince 2014.

28. 5. 2014

Sezimovo Ústí commemorates the 130th year anniversary of the birth of Edvard Beneš

At the villa of former Czechoslovak president Edvard Beneš and his wife in Sezimovo Ústí a commemoration ceremony took place on 28 May 2014 to mark the 130th anniversary of the birth of Edvard Beneš.

Commemorative ceremony to mark the 130th anniversary of the birth of former Czechoslovak president Edvard Beneš, 28 may 2014.

21. 5. 2012

Open Days in the Villa of Hana and Edvard Beneš

On Saturday, May 26, visitors will have the first opportunity to visit the summer residence of Hana and Edvard Beneš in Sezimovo Ústí in this year.

Hana and Edvard Beneš' summer home in Sezimovo Ústí

24. 11. 2011

The first coronation of Karel IV, Roman king 26th of November 1346

Charles IV was crowned the first king of Rome 665 years ago in Bonn, the path to recognition throughout the empire, however, had only just begun.

První korunovace Karla IV. římským králem 26.11.1346

18. 11. 2011

Autumn 1939 – Student demonstrations and the closure of Czech universities

On the 17th of November, in addition to the events of 1989, we commemorate the memory of the murdered and imprisoned students of 1939. Following popular demonstrations, the German occupation authorities decided to close universities and punish student functionaries in an exemplary fashion.

Podzim 1939 – studentské demonstrace a uzavření českých vysokých škol

11. 11. 2011

The first meeting of the Revolutionary National Assembly and the election of T.G. Masaryk as President of the Republic

The 14th of November each year marks the beginnings of parliamentary democracy in the independent Czechoslovak Republic. It was on this day in 1918 in Thun Palace in Prague that the first meeting of the Legislative Assembly of Czechoslovakia, the Revolutionary National Assembly, took place.

První schůze revolučního národního shromáždění a zvolení T. G. Masaryka prezidentem republiky