Exhibition on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Jan Palach's self-immolation

friday 4. january 2019, 14:02 – Text: KK

Visit our new exibition which is held on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the self-immolation of Jan Palach. It was form of political protest against the end of the Prague spring resulting from the 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia by the Warsaw Pact armies. It happened on January 16, 1969 in Wenceslas Square in Prague. The exhibition is focused on 12 personalities - Czech and international.

The exhibition was prepared by the Library of the Faculty of Law of the Charles University. 18 posters with period photographs can be found in the Zbrojnice Library at Zmijozel clubroom. We look forward to your visit.