Welcome to the MCL’s official website

Dear visitors, welcome to the Museum of Czech Literature’s official website! The Museum of Czech Literature is a state-funded institution established to conduct scientific research in the field of Czech literature and the book culture dating from the 18th century up to the present, and to register an artwork collection. The MCL acquires, amasses, preserves and opens to the public collections…

The Most Beautiful Czech Books of the Year 2019 Applications Open

The Most Beautiful Czech Book of the Year 2019 competition has opened the application form. Applications close on 15 January 2020. The Most Beautiful Czech Books of the Year competition looks at the polygraphy, graphic and illustrative aspects of books that are published by Czech publishers and printed by Czech printing companies during the previous calendar year. To apply to the competition…

Opening hours for the public
STUDY ROOM PRAGUE OPENING HOURS FOR THE PUBLIC

Monday, Wednesday
9.00 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday
9.00 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.
Friday 9.00 a.m. – 2.30 p.m.

Notice: Every month´s first Friday closed

Opening hours for the public
CENTRAL DEPOSITORY RESEARCH ROOM IN LITOMĚŘICE OPENING HOURS FOR THE PUBLIC

Monday – Friday
9.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.

Notice: Visits are recommended by prior phone or e-mail arrangement due to limited seats in the study room.

LITERARY MUSEUMS PORTAL
Portal of the Czech literary history

The literary museums portal http://en.literarnimuzea.cz/ imparts information on permanent museum exhibitions, and memorials of great figures of the Czech literary history.