The Town Hall of Ostrava


This year the Ostrava Museum Night will be ceremonially opened at 6 pm on the Prokeš Square in the presence of the city mayor Tomáš Macura. The guests can join the celebratory moment by blowing the party horns, which will kick off the festival. The city will be involved in the Ostrava Museum Night through traditional tours of the New Town Hall in non-traditional times, by night viewing from the tower and by a fun programme at Prokeš Square. The topic of the programme will be “The Old Ostrava Tells Stories”. You are invited by the host, Robert Galia to attend at 17.30 precisely.

  • 17.30–18.00
    Party horns will start off the Ostrava Museum Night 2017! (Prokeš Square)
    At 18.00 the children, together with the city mayor Tomáš Macura, will start the Ostrava Museum Night at Prokeš Square by blowing into party horns.
  • 18.00–23.00
    Historising Ostrava Museum Night or “The Old Ostrava Tells Stories”
    (Prokeš Square)
    Come and have fun and also learn about the history of our city, which will celebrate 750 years from the first mention of its existence. Listen to the romantic production by a medieval music band Calata and feel what it was like to live in our city a few centuries ago. Children can see a real medieval torture chamber and join the squire tournament. You can enjoy the atmosphere of knight jousting tournaments or learn the wild dance of vivandieres. Towards the end of the programme a band  will sing for us some historical pieces.All this under the night sky with some good coffee and refreshments from a mobile café and restaurant.
  • 17.30–21.00
    Programme for children by the leisure centres of Ostrava
    (Prokeš Square) Craft evening for kids. Fun activities with teachers from the leisure centres in Ostrava.
  • 18.00–21.00
  • The big competition over the Venus of Petřkovice will take place
  • 18.00–23.00
    Tours of the representative parts of the New Town Hall in Ostrava
    Group guided tours of the New Town Hall including the mayor’s study.
  • 18.30–23.00
    Views from the Town Hall tower
    Evening and night views from the tower’s top at a height of 73 m taking in its surroundings. Two telescopes are at your disposal.

Radnice města Ostravy
Prokešovo náměstí 1803/8,
702 00 Ostrava
Phone +420 596 281 111, +420 599 443 096