National Technical Museum Prague

Dear visitors,

in all objects of National Technical Museum (Main building on Letná, Centre for building heritage in Plasy and in Railway depositary in Chomutov) you may now find Automated external defibrillators (AED). This portable device serves for non-professional first aid for heart attack.

New temporary exhibition in Centre for Building Heritage in Plasy is entitled "Playufl Statics". This expositon was founded in cooperation with Czech Chamber of Authorized Engineers and Technique Activities in Construction (ČKAIT) and its purpose is present our visitors the process of building a house from point of wiev of statics. Transleted into children visitors expresion "How is that the house stands".

Made in Czechoslovakia – the Industry that Ruled the World. With this exhibition, we would like to introduce to our visitors technical and industrial development of Czechoslovakia state during its period of existence from 1918 to 1992. Within this exhibition, we display a representative sample of collection exhibits, which tell our visitors about important Czechoslovakia companies as well as about important individuals of Czechoslovakia technique and industry. This exhibition is part of celebration given in occasion of 100th anniversary of foundation of Czechoslovakia. You may also visit www.czechandslovakcentury.com to get information about other interesting projects.

Dear visitors,

if you are interested in take a ride in one of Museum's operational exhibit, we would kindly invite you to take a chance get on the board of steam locomotive M 124.001 "Komarek" Within this article we will reveal more details as the date of action comes.

You may find more detail about the rides by opening this article.

Aero company is one of the first aircraft company in Czechoslovakia. The company was founded in 1919. The aircraft production has been managed to continue in these days. Under Areo brand was also produced cars or sidecars for motorcycles. The renowened plane made by Aero company are Aero L-29 Delfín, Aero L-39 Albatros or Aero L-159 ALCA.

EXHIBITIONS

19. 10. 2018 - 29. 9. 2019 - Made in Czechoslovakia - the Industry that ruled the World

This exhibition presents the famous products which bore the label "Made in Czechoslovakia". On the opportunity of the 100th anniversary of the foundation of Czechoslovak Republic, we have prepared this exhibition to remind us as well as our visitors from abroad, famous products that were Czechoslovak companies producing from 1918 to 1992. We also present famous personalities without whose genius the products would never have been produced.

19. 10. 2018 - 30. 6. 2019 - Prague Sample Fairs

This exhibition is part of the NTM project for the 100th anniversary of the foundation of Czechoslovak Republic entitled "Made in Czechoslovakia - the Industry that ruled the World. Within this exhibition, you may visit a fair where are presented products made by domestic companies. This exhibition adds contemporary production to the historical ones presented in the main exhibition.

 

24. 4. 2018 - 18. 8. 2019 - Legendary Favorit - Exhibition

Legendary Favorit exhibition shows the development of Favorit company from 50s to 90s of twentieth century. The company had it seat in town of Rokycany and produced bicycles that were used for professional sport activities as well as for leisure time. Within the exhibition you shall have the opportunity to see 60 displayed bicycles models. One of the most interesting and the most precious bicycle displayed is the "golden one" that used Jiří Daler when he won golden medal in Olympic games in Tokyo in 1964.

19.4. – 15.9. 2019 - Kamil Hilbert, architect, 1869-1933

On the anniversary of 150th years from the birth of Kamil Hilbert, National Technical Museum opened a new exhibition dedicated to this exceptional architect. It is also 120th years ago when he was appointed to be in charge of finishing the construction of Saint Vitus Cathedral.

Připravujeme: 47. ročník Mezinárodní dětské výtvarné výstavy Lidice 2018 - 29. 5. - 24. 11. 2019

The International Children’s Exhibition of Fine Arts Lidice (ICEFA Lidice) was established in 1967 to commemorate the child victims from the Czech village of Lidice murdered by German Nazis, as well as all other children who have died in wars. This year the exhibition takes place in two different places at once. At the Lidice gallery and at National Technical Museum. The topic for this year is chemistry.

22. 3. - 17. 11. 2019 - Century with Aero brand

Aero company is one of the first aircraft company in Czechoslovakia. The company was founded in 1919. The aircraft production has been managed to continue in these days. Under Areo brand was also produced cars or sidecars for motorcycles. The renowened plane made by Aero company are Aero L-29 Delfín, Aero L-39 Albatros or Aero L-159 ALCA.

20.6. - 22.9. 2019 - Spolek sochařů České republiky - "Amongst Technique and Art" exhibition

Dear visitors,

from 20th June 2019 you have the opporutnity to visit exhibition of sculptural portraits which is located on the 1. floor of National Technical Museum. This exhibition represent portrait made within the competion "Amongst Technique and Art. This year you may admire portratis of František Drtikol (photographer), František Janeček (founder of Jawa company) and czech-french painteres know under name Toyen.