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450 Years of the University of Olomouc 1573-2023 Opening Reception

September 14, 2023 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The long history of the University of Olomouc, Czech Republic, dates back to the 16th century. Its unique story as the second oldest university in the Czech Republic is a great example of a successful international academic institution. It is now a modern hub of higher education and cutting-edge research centers and laboratories, in the fields of biotechnological, biomedical, agricultural, plant research, molecular medicine, translational medicine, and nanotechnologies, and more.

Join us for the opening of “450 Years of the University of Olomouc, 1573-2023” exhibit with banners to experience the fantastic history and stories of the truly great Moravian University. There will be a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. followed by remarks from Dr. Cecilia Rokusek, NCSML President, Dr. Dalibor Mikulas, NCSML Vice President, Stefanie Kohn, NCSML curator, and Palacký University Olomouc dignitaries et al in the Skala Bartizal Library.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Cost: Free

Sponsored by: Palacký University Olomouc


September 14, 2023
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
1400 Inspiration Pl SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 United States
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