Czech Centres

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Founded 1986[1]
Founder Government of Czech Republic
Type Cultural institution
Area served
Product Czech cultural education
The Czech Center in New York City.
The Czech Center in Berlin in the building of Czech Embassy

The Czech Centres (Czech: Česká centra) comprise an organisation funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic. Its goal is to promote the Czech language and Czech culture abroad. It was created in 1986, and is based in Prague. There are currently 21 Czech Centres in twenty countries around the world.[2][3]


The Czech Centres has branches in 21 major cities outside the Czech Republic:


  1. ^ "Radio Prague - Jaroslav Kanturek - director of the Czech Centre in Stockholm". Retrieved 2012-07-26. 
  2. ^ "The Czech centers". Czech Republic. Retrieved 1 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Radio Prague - Czech Centres". Retrieved 2012-07-26. 
  4. ^ "Czech centres in Buenos Aires, Košice might close due to budget cuts". Prague Monitor. 2010-11-05. Retrieved 2012-07-26. 
  5. ^ "Czech closes its centres in Buenos Aires and Košice | New Europe". 2010-12-13. Retrieved 2012-07-26. 
  6. ^ "Radio Prague - Brit boyfriends filling Czech classes at London Czech Centre, says director". 2006-10-27. Retrieved 2012-07-26. 

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