Prague cultural calendar 2016

You should not miss those

1. 1. 2016 – 31. 12. 2016
Charles IV and Prague – 700 years

The 700th anniversary of Charles IV‘s birth is a great reason to learn more about this king and emperor, as well as the city he made his home and loved above all others, Prague.
www.prague.eu

22. 1. 2016 – 30. 4. 2016
History of the Merkur Construction Set

An iconic Czech construction set which influenced several generations of children and adults. One of the largest private collections of Merkur toy models in the world.
www.sparkys.cz

5. 2. 2016 – 3. 7. 2016
220th Anniversary of the National Gallery in Prague.
Generosity: On the Art of Giving
www.ngprague.cz

10. 2. 2016 – 30. 6. 2016
Titanic
The Titanic exhibition truly depicts historical connections, social and political situation in the Czech Republic and the rest of the world during the beginning of the 20th century.
You will see hundreds of original artefacts saved from the famous Titanic wreck.
www.pva.cz

21. 2. 2016 – 12. 6. 2016
The Work of Charles IV in the Course of the Centuries
The exhibition showing the true nature of the life and work of Charles IV, commemorates 700 years since the birth of this eminent statesman, politician and diplomat.
www.senat.cz

15. 3. 2016 – 20. 3. 2016
Art Prague 2016

15th Edition of Art Prague Contemporary Art Fair
www.artprague.cz

17. 3. 2016 – 25. 3. 2016
Prague International Film Festival – Febiofest

23st year of the International film festival.
www.cinestar.cz

2. 4. 2016
Sportissimo Prague Half Marathon 2016
www.praguemarathon.com

22. 4. 2016 – 23. 4. 2016
Interbeauty Prague

International fair of cosmetics and hairdressing
www.incheba.cz

5. 5. 2016 – 21. 11. 2016
Slavonic monastery of Charles IV. Religiousness, art, education
The exhibition, musical performances in the monastery, guided tours and concerts will accompany the exhibition.
www.emausy.cz

8. 5. 2016
Volkswagen matathon Weekend 2016

One of the most beautiful marathons in the world starts and finishes in historical Old Town
www.runczech.com

12. 5. 2016 – 4. 6. 2016
Prague Spring
71st international music festival.
www.festival.cz

12. 5. 2016 – 15. 5. 2016
Book World Prague
22nd international book fair and literary festival.
www.svetknihy.cz

12. 5. 2016 – 28. 5. 2016
Czech Beer Festival Prague

www.ceskypivnifestival.cz

14. 5. 2016 – 15. 5. 2016
19th Prague Dragon Boat Festival
www.zlutelazne.cz

15. 5. 2016 – 29. 5. 2016
Czech Crown Jewels

The special exhibiting of the Czech Crown Jewels in the Vladislav Hall.
www.hrad.cz

15. 5. 2016 – 25. 9. 2016
Emperor Charles IV 1316–2016

Bavarian-Czech state exhibition on the occasion of the 700th birthday.
www.ngprague.cz

23. 5. 2016 – 23. 6. 2016
TANEC PRAHA

28th international festival of contemporary dance and movement theatre.
www.tanecpraha.cz

26. 5. 2016 - 29. 5. 2016
Shantyfest

7th International Festival of Shanty Choirs
www.bohemiafestival.cz

27. 5. 2016 – 28. 8. 2016
Zdeněk Rykr and the chocolate factory
www.ngprague.cz

27. 5.2016 – 29. 5. 2016
10th Prague Food Festival

www.praguefoodfestival.cz

29. 5. 2016 – 4. 6. 2016
Khamoro
World Roma Festival
Khamoro, one of the largest Roma festivals in the world will present the Roma culture and traditions.
www.khamoro.cz

3. 6. 2016 – 31. 8. 2016
Concerto Glassico 2016 / The Czech Art of Glass

The exhibition shows the uniqueness of Czech glass, what are its processing techniques, the importance of glass education for the future of this sector.
www.mzv.cz

20. 6. 2016 – 20. 7. 2016
Prague Proms 2016
www.pragueproms.cz

23. 6. 2016 – 25. 6. 2016
United Islands 2016

13th open-air music festival
www.unitedislands.cz

6. 7. 2016 – 9. 7. 2016
Floorball Prague Games

The most international floorball event for youth in the World.
www.praguegames.cz

7. 7. 2016 – 19. 7. 2016
Bohemia Jazz Fest

www.bohemiajazzfest.cz

11. 7. 2016 – 17. 7. 2016
Behind the door

International street theatre festival
www.zadvermi.cz

11. 7. 2016 – 5. 8. 2016
Summer Festivities of Early Music
17th International Music Festival
www.letnislavnosti.cz

28. 7. 2016 – 31. 7. 2016
Prague Folklore Days

International traditional meeting of folk dance ensembles and folk choirs
www.praguefestival.cz

18. 8. 2016 – 4. 9. 2016
Letní letná

13th year of the International Festival of Contemporary Circus and Theatre
www.letniletna.cz

28. 8. 2016 – 28. 8. 2016
Dance Bohemia 2016

International Folklore Dance Festival
www.eventsbohemia.cz

6. 9. 2016 – 23. 9. 2016
Dvořák Prague Festival

 8th International Music Festival.
www.dvorakovapraha.cz

27. 10. 2016 – 30. 10. 2016
Praga Cantat 2016

 30th Choral competition and festival, attracting choirs from around the world
www.bohemiafestival.cz

27. 10. 2016 – 31. 10. 2016
Designblok 2016 / Prague Design and Fashion Week

International show of contemporary furniture, industrial design, interior accessories, lights, fashion, and jewellery.
www.vystavistepraha.cz

25. 11. 2016 – 26. 11. 2016
Advent and Christmas Music 2016

26th International Festival of Advent and Christmas Music with Petr Eben´s Prize
www.or-fea.cz

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2017-04-24
We are sorry to inform that from May, 4th to May, 18th 2017 we are not able to deliver cards to hotels. Ordered cards will be available on Main Train Station in Tourist Point office, where vouchers will be exchanged.

2017-03-23
Sorry, for reconstruction reason is closed Clementinum from March 2017. We will inform you about the date of openning.

2016-05-23
Join the 63 visitors of Prague, who yesterday ordered its Prague Welcome Card with delivery to hotel included. The service is free. We remind you that the card have to be ordered at least 48 hours before the requested delivery date.

2016-05-23
Enjoy a tour of the Benedictine monastery of Emmaus, which was founded November 21, 1347 by Czech king and Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV. Tour is now extended to an unique exhibition for the 700th anniversary of the birth of Charles IV.

2016-04-03
Beginning of summer tourist season 2016 in Prague. On Sunday April 2, 2006 will take place a symbolic opening of Prague castle. This event will open this year tourist season. Visitors can hear salutations of historical rulers, enjoy musicians, dancers and swordsmen, historical parade with drummers. Refreshments will be available at stands on historical market. Most important places of Prague Castle, which are normally open only with valid ticket, will have free entrance.

2016-03-15
Charles IV and Prague 2016. This year tourist seanson in Prague will be devoted to 700th anniversary of birth of Charles IV (1316 – 1378), King of Bohemia and Holy Roman Emperor. Charles IV stands among the most exceptional people of Czech and European history was an ambitious sovereign, shrewd politician, and urbanistic visionary. Throughout 2016, the year of his 700th birth anniversary, there will be a wide array of commemorative events ranging from exhibitions to historical-themed festivities, conferences, celebrations and special programmes for visitors such as themed tours and walk. For more informations see HERE

2015-03-13
The Museum of Decorative Arts is closed for reconstruction. It will reopen in 2017. Thanks you for understanding. During reconstruction of historical building of National museum are expositions available in neighboring building, 30 steps to the left.

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