National Technical Museum Prague

Dear visitors,

due to maintenance on 15th August, the Museum closes at 14:00. The last visitors will be alowed to enter at 13:00

In the National Technical Museum in Prague in Letná you can currently see 10 permanent exhibitions and 6 exhibitions.

Dear visitors,

we have launched a new application PHENOMEN JAWA. During the visit of our museum, you can listen to an informed commentary by our curator Arnošt Nezmeškal, who will guide you throught the twenty-five stories of Jawa motorcycles.The application is for free, for download use the links below.

Android: bit.ly/Jawa_android   iOS: bit.ly/Jawa_iOS
application was developed by GoodShape

 

EXHIBITIONS

4.3. - 20.9.2020 - Next station: Museum of Railway and Electrical Engineering NTM

The National Technical Museum has prepared an exhibition presenting the future Museum of Railway and Electrical Engineering NTM.
The new museum will be opened on the premises of the former locomotive depot at Masaryk Station in Prague in 2028.
The exhibition will acquaint visitors with the architectural study of the museum, the history of the premises and, above all,
the intention and future exhibits of the upcoming exhibitions. NTM.

 

25.3. - 30.9.2020 - Jan (Johann) Böhm — chemist and photographer

The National Technical Museum has prepared an exhibition on the German-Czech chemist and photographer Jan (Johann) Böhm (1895–1952), who researched the structure of crystals by X-rays and contributed to the development of Czechoslovak crystallography.

27.11.2019 - 31.7.2021 Jawa Phenomenon - Jawa, How You Never Seen It

Exhibition of National Technical Museum "Jawa Phenomenon - Jawa - How You Never Seen It reminds its visitors 90 years of production of this famous motorcycle producer, which significantly influenced motorcycle production. We display fifty motorcycles, car, race trophies and driver's equipment mostly from private usually publicly inaccessible collections.

 

23.10.2019 - 30.8.2020 - Exhibtion of NTM "Technology in Dictatorships"

This exhibition of National Technical Museum presents while using breathtaking installation the technology used during totalitarian eras between 1939-1989. We present tools and objects that were used by political regimes as well as the tool used by its opponents to fight for freedom. Among 140 exhibits we can see confiscated items used for trespassing the state borders, tools used by STB (State secret police) for watching regime dissidents or musical tools used by underground bands.

6.11.2019 - 27.9.2020 - "Glory of Amateur Photography” exhibition

"Glory of Amateur Photography” exhibition pays tribute to photographers organized in Czech photo-amateur clubs. Since its birth, amateur photography has signifi cantly infl uenced the development of Czech photography, its application, meaning, and form. Amateur photographers practiced photography as a hobby, but devoted a lot of time and energy to this noble pastime. their work was often excellent for its time. Yet the vast majority of authors have been forgotten and their photographs have largely been lost. This exhibition is a reminder of a major era of Czech photography.

19.5. - 30.9.2020 - Exhibition "Thank you, Czech technicians"

The exhibition is showing protective equipment, which was developed by Czech companies in response to spread of Covid-19.