The mission of organizations residing in the Bohemian National Hall is the promotion of Czech culture,

business and traditions as well as the building of a cultural and social dialog between the Czech and American public. The Czech Center New York, Consulate General of the Czech Republic, Bohemian Benevolent and Literary Association and Restaurant “BKB” are all located in the Bohemian National Hall which functions as a lively multi-functional center open to all people interested in the Czech Republic.

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TODAY: Czech and Slovak New York, 1848-2018

exhibition

September 24, 2018 - November 5, 2018,

[3rd Floor] There were more than 50,000 Czechs and Slovaks living in New York City in the early 20th century and they continue to have a presence today. The exhibition “Czech and Slovak New York,...
Organized by: BBLA, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council.
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TODAY: Antonin Dvorak: Cello Concerto in B Minor

exhibition

October 13, 2018 - November 9, 2018,

[2nd Floor]The last work Antonin Dvorak composed in America was his beloved Cello Concerto in B minor. Dvorak had doubts about the cello as a solo instrument, but after hearing the premiere...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, National Museum in Prague, Carnegie Hall Archives, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic.
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TODAY: Czech Beer Days

October 13, 2018 - October 18, 2018,

Bohemian Spirit Restaurant at Bohemian National Hall. The best lagers in the world are brewed in the Czech Republic thanks to its exceptional brewing tradition and finest ingredients – Czech hops...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Washington D.C.
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TODAY: Martin Nekola: Czech and Slovak New York

talk

October 15, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Martin Nekola, curator of the exhibition "Czech and Slovak New York, 1848-2018," will take the audience on a journey through history of New York's Czech and Slovak...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council.
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Zemlinsky, Janacek, Dvorak and Their Muses

concert, talk

October 16, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 pm

[4th Floor] Performance by Zemlinsky Quartet, illustrated talk by Nicholas Chong. Love, requited or otherwise, can spark the creation of great music. In 1865, Antonin Dvorak’s feelings for Josefina...
Organized by: Aspect Foundation
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Gilded Age Newsmakers: Dvorak and Thurber

talk

October 18, 2018, 7:00 pm

[1st Floor] From the moment Czech composer Antonin Dvorak stepped ashore to assume the post of Director of the National Conservatory of Music of America in September 1892, he was besieged by...
Organized by: DAHA, Czech Center NY, BBLA