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PKF — LOBKOWICZ series
Haydn. Kodály

Lobkowicz Palace, October 8th, 2020

On Friday, October 9th, 2020 Lobkowicz Palace will host another performance in the PKF-Lobkowicz series. Read more...


Karel Jeřábek
(October 26, 1899 – September 21, 1950)

Roudnice Castle, September 21st, 2020

Today marks 70 years since the tragic death of long-time Lobkowicz librarian and archivist Karel Jeřábek.  Read more...


Czech Philanthropists Meeting

Lobkowicz Palace, September 9th, 2020

On September 9, 2020, a group of leading Czech philanthropists met for an event at the Lobkowicz Palace in Prague Castle. The aim of the event, which was organized by the Via Clarita Endowment Fund, was to share the recent activities of various patrons and further cultivate philanthropic activity in the Czech Republic. Read more...


Lobkowicz Thank You

Nelahozeves Castle, August 22nd, 2020

William Lobkowicz has personally thanked the medical and social services workers, delegates of clubs for seniors and asylum houses  for their dedicated work and extraordinary effort in fighting Covid 19 during a friendly meeting at Nelahozeves Castle. Read more...


The 69th Dvořák Festival at Nelahozeves

The festival will take place on Sunday, September 6, 2020. The all-day event will unite the main sites of the village — Dvořák’s Birth House, St. Andrew’s Church, Nelahozeves Castle, and the Nelahozeves Park — and will offer a rich and diverse program which includes musical performances, guided tours of Dvořák's Birth House, and family-friendly activities. Read more...


Visit Lobkowicz Sites with a Combination Ticket

Our new combination ticket offers admission at a discounted rate to all four Lobkowicz sites in the Czech Republic: Lobkowicz Palace, Nelahozeves Castle, Roudnice Castle, and Střekov Castle. Visitors can enjoy this unique opportunity to explore the distinct cultural experiences housed at each of these settings. Read more...


Dvořák House Museum Exhibition Brief

July 17th, 2020

The Lobkowicz Collections, o.p.s. are today launching a tender process to appoint the Exhibition Design team for the transformation of the Antonín Dvořák Birth House at Nelahozeves into a 21st century museum. Read more...


We are reopening!

Lobkowicz Palace, May 22nd, 2020

After over two months of closing our museums and castles, we are excited to welcome you back. On Monday, May 25th, the Lobkowicz Palace in Prague Castle will be fully reopened to the public. On Tuesday, May 26th, in addition to outdoor spaces, Nelahozeves Castle and Střekov Castle will open its indoor exhibitions. Read more…


A Cooking Battle Awaits

Lobkowicz Palace, February 20th, 2020

On February 28, Restaurant Goldie at Hotel Nautilus in Tábor will host local chefs Martin Svatek and Martin Pudil, whose cooking skills will be put to the test as they compete against each other. Roman Líbal, sommelier of the Lobkowicz Roudnice Winery is tasked with providing the wine pairings for each dish. Read more…


Beethoven Room at the Lobkowicz Palace

Lobkowicz Palace, January 13th, 2020

The musical treasures displayed in this exhibition offer a rare glimpse into the music-making and connoisseurship of the Lobkowicz family. Read more…


Beethoven’s Eroica

Lobkowicz Palace, January 9th, 2020

This is the very first printed edition of instrumental parts for Beethoven’s famous Symphony No. 3 in E flat, known as the “Eroica”, the ‘heroic’ symphony. The symphony was originally called “Bonaparte” and was intended to be dedicated to Napoleon. Read more…


Jan Brueghel the Elder: A Magnificent Draughtsman

Lobkowicz Palace, December 6th, 2019

On the 450th anniversary of the death of Peter Bruegel the Elder, arguably the most prominent Flemish painter of the 16th century, Brussels and Antwerp will commemorate the crucial role this innovative painter had in landscape painting. The Snijders&Rockoxhuis museum in Antwerp is organizing an exhibition of works by his son, Jan Brueghel the Elder titled, Jan Brueghel the Elder: A Magnificent Draughtsman. Read more…


Domov Palata: Tour for the visually impaired

Lobkowicz Palace, November 8th, 2019

On Friday the 8th of November, 2019, the Lobkowicz Palace organized a special tour of our Museum for visitors from Domov Palata (Palat’s Home). Since being founded in 1983, Domov Palata has been dedicated to providing comprehensive care to people with visual impairments, as well as trying to maintain their self-sufficiency for as long as possible. The group visited our exposition as part of a rich cultural program. Read more…


PKF Lobkowicz Series: Horovitz, Bach, Martinů

Lobkowicz Palace, November 11th, 2019

The last PKF performance of the year will be hosted in the magical Lobkowicz Palace November 11th, 2019. Remarkable evenings in the Imperial Hall attract guests to special gatherings with the curators of the Lobkowicz Collections and to fascinating discussion about history and the present. Read more…


PKF Lobkowicz Series: Mozart, Roussel, Sinigaglia

Lobkowicz Palace, October 16th, 2019

Remarkable evenings in the magical Lobkowicz Palace attract guests to special gatherings with the curators of the Lobkowicz Collections and to fascinating discussion about subjects connecting both history and the present. Read more…