History of the 20th century

Visit Prague and discover the new exhibition of the National Museum, which tells the story of Czech modern history.

This brand-new exhibition in the New Building of the National Museum, exceptional in both its scope and complexity, brings the history of the Czech lands between 1914 and 2004 closer to the visitors on an area of almost 2,000 m2 and using almost 1,000 exhibits. The variety of events and destinies of people is presented in various environments, showing the development of squares and streets, the transformation of work, commercial and cultural spaces as well as the private spaces of apartments with period furnishings. The History of the 20th century exhibition also provides an insight into the changes in Czech and Czechoslovak politics.

Source: https://www.nm.cz/en/program/long-term-exhibitions/history-of-the-20th-century