News

Dear visitors,

on Tuesda 22nd October 2019 due to managing operational and technical matters the Museum closes at 5:00pm.

Thank you for your understanding.

Dear visitors,

we invite you to conference Science, Occupation, War 1939 - 1945.
The opening ceremony is held in Villa Lanna on adress V sadech 1, 160 00, Prague 6 on 23rd October. Conference continues in National Technical Museum from 24th to 25th October 2019.

By using this link you can download programme of the conference in pdf.

Dear Visitors,

due to technical preparations and instalation of new exhibition Playful Technology exposition will be closed to 22nd October. Thank you for understanding.

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.

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.

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.

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.