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Exhibition to display sealed envelope with Masaryk's last words

ČTK |
30 Apr 2018

A sealed envelope with the last words of Czechoslovakia's founder and first president Tomas Garrigue Masaryk, which must not be open before 2025, will be shown at an exhibition the Interior Ministry is staging to mark 100 years from Czechoslovakia's birth.

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I was keen on teaching the Germans a lesson, says one of few surviving Czech RAF vets

Radio Prague |
30 April 2018

Tomáš Lom is one of the very few surviving Czechoslovaks who served in Britain's RAF during World War II. Born Tomáš Löwenstein into a Jewish family in Prague, he signed up in London the moment he turned 18.

David Hanáček - Founder of Fox in the Box games

Radio Prague |
30 April 2018

An avid board gamer, David Hanáček created his own one-man publishing house Fox in the Box for largely one reason: to bring celebrated designer Phil Eklund's excellent if very niche games to the Czech market.

Stalin reopens for summer

Prague TV |
27 April 2018

One of Prague's most-loved summer venues right under the Letná park metronome is launching a whole season of outdoor music events. The opening festivities will last for five days until April 30.

The Kbely Aviation Museum launches 50th season

Prague TV |
27 April 2018

The Kbely Aviation Museum will open for its 50th season on April 28. Located at a former military airport, it is one of the largest aviation museums in Europe, and its collection of full-sized planes has some unique examples.

Exhibition on Czechoslovakia's anniversary opens in Bratislava

ČTK |
27 Apr 2018

An exhibition about the history of former Czechoslovakia on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of its foundation opened in Bratislava on Thursday. It is a joint project of the national museums of both countries.

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Dissident group that aided political prisoners recalled, 40 years later

Radio Prague |
27 April 2018

Friday marks the 40th anniversary of one of the most significant dissident organisations in communist Czechoslovakia. The Committee for the Defence of the Unjustly Prosecuted helped the families of victims of the regime and succeeded in winning international attention for political prisoners.

2018 Book World Prague set to be biggest ever

Radio Prague |
26 April 2018

This year's edition of the Book World Prague will welcome a record 404 exhibitors from 22 countries, organisers said on Wednesday. The trade fair will run at the city's Výstaviště from May 10 to 13.

Sparkling Thursday

Prague TV |
26 April 2018

Ladies Night out tonight! Come enjoy the new fresh KU with some dance music and a glass of Wine.

Žluté lázně opens for a new season

Prague TV |
26 April 2018

Žluté lázně is starting a new season on April 30. The waterfront recreation area in the Podolí neighborhood of Prague 4 kicks off 2018 with a kid-friendly Witches Night (Čarodějnice). This is followed by a concert from František Nedvěd and his band Tiebreak.

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