Accompanying program 2019

Program 2019 download

Moving Station, Jižní Předměstí
Held by the American center US Point of the West Bohemian University in Pilsen
April 15 Pilsen Talks II
What is reality? What can we trust in today´s world of media and social networks? – manipulation with information by Fake News and social networks; lectures by the leading experts for a broad public for free
Pilsen city district no. 4 (Doubravka) April 17 Remembering the air raid and WWII victims
10.00 AM Sousedská Str., 11.30 AM Jateční Str.
City hall, Republic Square April 20–May 30 The fatal year 1939 and City of Plzeň – exhibition
Plzeň-Litice April 25, 4.30 PM Commemorative ceremony at the American Airmen Memorial
Plzeň-Křimice April 27, 12.00 PM Commemorative ceremony at the US Airmen Memorial and Křimice fallen citizens in the WWI and WWII
Ethnographic museum of the Pilsen region,
Republic Square 13
April 30–July 28 Not to lose faith in humanity: protectorate through the eyes of the Jewish children The story of children: the pictures by the children from the Theresienstadt ghetto – a pair of travelling exhibitions borrowed from the Jewish museum in Prague
Šafaříkovy sady April 30–May 22 Allies/Poles and Czechs on the WW II battlefields – exposition of the stories of the joint fight of Poland and Czechoslovakia; set up by the Polish Institute in Prague together with the Military History Institute Prague
Smetanovy sady,
U Branky
May 2–30 From Dunkirk to Plzeň – the story of the Czechoslovakian independent armored brigade exhibition, vernissage May 2 at 1.00 PM
May 2,
2.00 PM
Jom ha-šoa – Holocaust Remembrance Day – public reading of the holocaust victims, public welcome to participate; held by Terezín Initiative Institute
Pilsen city district no. 4,
Habrmannovo Square
May 3,
2.00 PM
Commemorative ceremony honoring the fallen Czechoslovak airmen from Pilsen-Doubravka and laying flowers at the memorial plaque at the former Conservatory
Patton Memorial Pilsen May 3–6,
9.00 AM–6.00 PM
Museum tours
Plzeň-Líně Airfield May 4,

11.00 AM-5PM

Museum Hangar 3 open for public
Kopeckého sady 11 May 4,
2.00 PM
„The Accidental Hero“ – multimedia one-man show – a story about freedom, war and question Who am I? Author Patrick Dewane, entry for free
Sokolovna Karlov May 4, 3.30 PM Laying of the wreaths ceremony at the RAF memorial
Loos interiors May 3, 5.00 PM Bendova Str. 10 – The Czechoslovak first republic fashion show at Loos
May 4,
10.00 AM–4.15 PM
Klatovská Ave. 19 – Hugo Semler apartment interior tours – tickets can not be bought at the place
Tickets at Tourist Information Center or at
Tourist Information Centre of the City of Pilsen,
Republic Square
May 3–5 Plzeň in the time of liberation – guided tours;
tickets at Tourist Information Center or at
Bory park May 4–5 Freedom cup – international parachuting competition
DEPO2015 May 4,
10.00 AM–6.00 PM
DEPO Street Food Market
DEPO2015 – the lower parking lot May 4,
9.00 AM–6.00 PM
US military history vehicles exhibiton, presentation of the Mustang cars
Plzeň – Hidden city May 4,
10.00 AM and 2.00 PM
Neighborhood walks – explore the city through personal stories and memories, tickets:
Old Synagogue May 5, 6.00 PM David Syme (American pianist) – concert
The Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, Františkánská Str. May 5, 6.30 PM Military mass with the bishop Tomáš Holub for all the fallen freedom fighters, uniform parade
Pilsen city district no. 4 (Doubravka) May 9 Laying of flowers at the Monuments
10.00 AM Újezd (Karel Panuška Square),
10.30 AM Hřbitovní Str. (firemen arsenal compound),
11.00 AM Lobzy shooting range