National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library is downtown at 1400 Inspiration Pl. S.W. The museum in Czech Village displays videos and interactive environments; reader boards and oral histories; and authentic Czech and Slovak folk costumes, glass and ceramics, maps, folk art, military artifacts and other items of Czech, Moravian and Slovak origin. The Faces of Freedom: The Czech and Slovak Journey exhibit describes Czech and Slovak heritage and the road to freedom and discovery. A restored house reflects the lifestyle of Czech and Slovak immigrants.
Demonstrations of traditional Old World arts and crafts are offered throughout the year. Rotating exhibits and events also are available.
An underground parking garage is available.
Time: Allow 45 minutes minimum.