African Collection of František Foit
06.03.2011 - 31.07.2017
The collection is composed of objects gathered by Czech academic sculptor František Foit during his 25 years in Africa.
Open Houses of the CAS
07.11.2012 - 08.11.2012
The Ethnological Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences will participate at the Week of Science and Technology organized by the CAS with an Open Houses. Public will again have an opportunity to get more familiar with our work.
Drowning of Mařena - Opava
16.03.2013 - 17.03.2013
Regional festival of children folklore groups and dulcimer music of Silesia with traditional drowning of Mařena; beginning on March 17 (Sunday) at Horné náměstí at 2:00 PM. On March 16 (Saturday) in KD Na Rybníčku will take place folklore afternoon "Jaro přišlo k nám" ("Spring has visited us"), intended for parents and their children (beginning at 3:00 PM).
Bringing out Death, Easter workshop
Traditional custom. Event is organised by Dětský národopisný soubor Poměnka and the kindergarten folklore group. Parade with a figurine of Death to river Kyjovka, changing of Death to Summer and it´s bringing to the village. Part of this event is an easter exhibition and workshop in "stará škola". Beginning at 2:00 PM
DROWNING OF MORANA - Lipník nad Bečvou
Participants will meet on Sunday (march 17) at 3:00 PM at T. G. Masaryk square, where Maleníček will have a humble performance, than we will together walk to river Bečva, where we will say goodbye to winter and welcome spring.
Drowning Death - Příkazy
Annual custom of the end of winter - carying off a straw dummy representing winter, seting it on fire and drowning it in the river. Event takes place in a museum of traditional architecture in Příkazy, beginning at 2:00 PM.
Drowning of Death, Bringing up Summer
Drowning of Death, Bringing up Summer 2:00 PM, Mistřín – Vyhnálov street Info: Jovanka Rybová, tel. 605 109 265
Drowning of Death - Náklo
Traditional custom of saying goodbye to winter - bringing the straw dummy representing winter out of the village. seting it on fire and it´s drowning in the water.
Easter in open air museum - Strážnice
Customs, habits and traditions associated with the beginning of spring and Easter in a region of Slovácko - from drowning of Mořena to Easter monday. A fair with demonstration of traditional crafts will also be involved. 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
EASTER IN WALLACHIA
25.03.2013 - 28.03.2013
Walk the Wallachian village with a look at Easter traditions and customs. There are also workshops involved - decorating eggs using traditional techniques and knitting "tatars" of wicker and decorating of "jidáš". Reservation needed.
Easter event by a dulcimer
Sunday, 31. 03. 2013 8:00 PM, MKS Kyjov Traditional Easter dancing event with the hammered dulcimer music.
Nad Gorico po pravico
31.03.2013 - 31.03.2014
Tolminska v času vélikega punta
Erecting the maypole - Strážnice
Annual custom, during which young men demostrate their skill by erecting a high, decorated maypole. Performed by folkore bands from Strážnice. Beginning at 2:30 PM. Free entry.
Erecting and cutting down a Maypole
30.04.2013 - 31.05.2013
Kyjov - square Traditional annual custom acted by a costumed crowd, accompanied by a brass band.
Crafts of our ancestors
Event which will show our visitors traditional crafts, production and works associated with traditional life on the village and with agricultural subsistence. Particular crafts and works will be demonstrated by professional manufacturers.
exhibition Modest Arts - Traditional crafts in the Czech Republic
03.10.2013 - 31.10.2013
National Institute Folk Culture in Strážnice and Ministry of Culture to mark the 10th anniversary of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage opens the opening of an exhibition Modest arts - traditional crafts in the Czech Republic held the third October 2013 at 16:00
Doors. Spatial and Symbolic Passageways of life
11.10.2013 - 01.11.2014
Exhibition on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Slovene Ethnographic Museum.
Made from wood and stone - the development of folk architecture in Pojizeří region
17.10.2013 - 29.01.2014
The exhibition at the Museum of the Bohemian Paradise Turnov way of documentation on the development of folk architecture from the late 19th century to the present, including the presentation of a research project supported by the Ministry of Culture.
International Conference - Crèche still life II.
14.11.2013 - 16.11.2013
The conference is organized by Museum Jindřichohradecka and Czech Association of Friends of Crèche under the auspices of South Bohemia district in Jindřichův Hradec. The conference theme is Crèche - history and present.
Museum of the Bohemian Paradise Turnov - Christmas workshop wooden toys
14.12.2013 - 15.12.2013
Come and dream away during Christmas rush to the Museum of the Bohemian Paradise Turnov and visit the world of wooden toys.