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Many gems of early 20th century Czech architecture among buildings newly listed as cultural monument

Fifteen buildings were just recently added to the list of Czech Cultural Monuments, including an early 20th century power station in Poděbrady and Prague’s famous Lucerna Palace. The list also includes buildings from earlier periods, such as the Invalidovna complex, which featured prominently in Miloš Forman’s Amadeus.

 
 
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Grand Café Orient in Prague–the only…

Grand Café Orient in Prague is unique in that it boasts being the only Cubist café in the world. It is located just a…

 
 
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An exhibition of contemporary paintings…

Fans of contemporary art should not miss an exhibition of paintings currently on show at the Gallery of Fine Arts in…

 
 
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Czech Radio stresses public service…

February 13 is World Radio Day recognizing the importance of radio as a media source, providing essential information…

 
 
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New film screening in Berlin depicts…

A new biopic exploring aspects of the life of Jan Masaryk will be the most keenly anticipated Czech-produced film at…

 
 
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Rusalka makes waves with Metropolitan…

After a pause of nearly 25 years, Antonín Dvořák’s most famous opera Rusalka is back on the stage of the Metropolitan…

 
 
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Czechs pay homage to 20th century great…

Events marking the life and work of the outstanding Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal are taking place around the country on…

 
 
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Original Dvořák score accompanies…

On the occasion of the Metropolitan Opera’s new production of Antonín Dvořák’s Rusalka, which premieres on February 2…

 
 
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Placido Domingo to conduct Don Giovanni…

The world renowned opera singer Placido Domingo is to conduct two performances of Mozart’s opera Don Giovanni at the…

 
 
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Filmmaker Jan Kaplan shares his…

An exhibition of photographs of the internationally renowned author Bohumil Hrabal is currently on show at Lucerna Café…

 
 
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Czech businessmen buyout Swedes to take…

Czech businessman Ivan Zach has become a majority owner of TV Prima, the second biggest commercial channel in the Czech…

 
 
 
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