200 years of the Moravian Museum – presentation of scientific departments

9 September 2016 – 7 January 2018, K. Valoch Hall, Dietrichstein Palace

From September 2016, a presentation of particular scientific departments of the three museums within the Moravian Museum – Historical Museum, Natural History Museum, and Art History Museum – will take place carrying out collecting, documentation, scientific and vulgarization activities. The departments will present the visitors with their history, documentation and research activities, their staff and the most interesting collection items; iconographic materials and audio-visual supports will show crucial moments of their existence, scientific and presentation activities and important personalities from the past and present.

New permanent exhibition – Central European crossing: Moravia in the 20th century

From 22 November 2017, 3rd floor, Dietrichstein Palace

The new permanent exhibition will present crucial historical events of the 20th century in the context of the history of north Danubian region, in historical boundaries of the today Czech Republic emphasizing the historical territory of the Moravian Margraviate. It will map political, cultural and social history. The basic line will be chronological-thematic, with cultural-scientific parentheses (important institutions and personalities) and presentation of everyday life. The exhibition will present the history of the country and its institutions, as well as cultural phenomena and key personalities determining the country´s position and role in connotations of the history of the Czech Lands and the whole Central European region or even in a broader context.

This permanent exhibition has been prepared with the financial support of the Czech Ministry of Culture. The event takes place with the support of the City of Brno and under the auspices of its Mayor, Ing. Petr Vokřál.

Exhibition – 200 years of the Moravian Museum

From 9 September 2017, J. Jelínek Hall, Dietrichstein Palace

The exhibition reminds of the festive moment of the museum foundation, of its historical context and personalities having initiated the inception of the institution.

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