National symbols of the Czech Republic
The national symbols of the Czech Republic are flags, heraldry, cultural expressions and other symbols that represent the Czech Republic, Czech people and their history, culture and nationhood. There are six official symbols which are declared in the Constitution of the Czech Republic. However many other historical, cultural and geographical symbols of the Czech republic and Czech people do exist.
Article 14 of the Constitution of the Czech Republic lists national symbols: the coat of arms, the official colours (including white, red and blue, also Pan-Slavic colors), the national flag, the flag of the president, the official seal and the national anthem. Act No. 3/1993 refers to the national symbols and their usage.
Official tricolor (trikolora)
Symbols of Czech lands
Coats of arms
Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, the saint patron of the Czech state
Svíčková na smetaně, national Czech dish
Koláč, famous Czech dessert
Buchta, popular Czech sweet pastry
Arts and crafts
Bohemian glass and bohemian crystal
Kroj, national Czech costume, which has got many regional variations