National Museum (Prague)

National Museum (Prague)

The National museum (Czech: Národní muzeum) is a Czech museum institution intended to systematically establish, prepare and publicly exhibit natural scientific and historical collections. It was founded 1818 in Prague by Kašpar Maria Šternberg. Historian František Palacký was also strongly involved.

At present the National Museum houses almost 14 million items from the area of natural history, history, arts, music and librarianship, located in tens of buildings.

Read more about National Museum (Prague):  Origins, The National Museum in Prague, Collections and Departments, Main Building, Reconstruction

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National Museum (Prague) - Reconstruction
... Due to major renovations the museumwill be closed until 2016 ... Some seven million items had to be removed to the museums depositories in what has been dubbed the biggest moving of museumcollections in Czech history ...

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