National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library

1400 Inspiration Pl. S.W.
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404- Map It
Phone: (319) 362-8500

AAA Editor Notes

National Czech &amp; Slovak Museum &amp; 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.</br>Demonstrations of traditional Old World arts and crafts are offered throughout the year. Rotating exhibits and events also are available.</br>An underground parking garage is available.</br></br>
$10; $9 (ages 65+); $5 (students, college students with ID, and active military and veterans with ID); $3 (ages 6-13).
Hours: Museum Mon.-Sat. 9:30-4, Sun. noon-4. Library Tues.-Sat. 9:30-4. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve (1-4) and Christmas. Allow 45 minutes minimum.