Albrecht von Wallenstein Exhibition Awarded

The never-ending processions were standing in the first May days in front of the gate to Valdstejnska Jizdarna of the Prague Castle. Even when the exhibition was prolonged. It was so awarded by the public, and than the exhibition about the famous leader of Thirty-years war was also awarded by museum experts themselves – it gained the special prize of the International Committee of museums ICOM, the prestigious competition musaealis, given by the Association of museum and galleries, together with the ministry of culture of the CR.

The preparations took 20 months, before the exhibition was ready. Curators of a few institutions – The military historic institute, National museum and Czech Senate. They managed to put together a unique set of one thousand two hundred items, connected to famous Valdstein. During the three months it welcomed 150 000 visitors.