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Exclusive ABIE Tour of the Czernin Palace

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Published on 25.09.2017 by Australasian Business in Europe Czech Republic

Thanks to the generosity of Martin Klepetko, Director of the Asia Pacific Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and his team, we are delighted to be able to offer ABIE Members an exclusive chance to see the interior of the Czernin Palace, the home of the Ministry in Prague.

Exclusive ABIE Tour of the Czernin Palace

Thanks to the generosity of Martin Klepetko, Director of the Asia Pacific Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and his team, we are delighted to be able to offer ABIE Members an exclusive chance to see the interior of the Czernin Palace, the home of the Ministry in Prague.

This is the largest of Prague's baroque palaces and has served as the offices of the Czechoslovak and later Czech foreign ministry since the 1930s. It was commissioned by the diplomat Humprecht Jan Černín z Chudenic, the Habsburg imperial ambassador to Venice and Rome, in the 1660s. The tour will include the opportunity to see Jan Masaryk's apartment as well as historic state rooms.

The building is not normally accessible to the public, and so this is a unique chance to see some recent and not so recent history.

The tour begins at 0900 sharp and will last for approximately two hours. During the tour there will be the opportunity to meet with other attendees as well as representatives of the Ministry.

There is no charge for the tour, but re-registration is essential, as is close attention to the logistic details below:

IMPORTANT LOGISTIC INFORMATION:

For security reasons, we will need to enter the building as a single group, at 0900 sharp. If you arrive late you will be unable to join the tour, so plan to meet us outside the building in good time.

For those that don't know it, the building is located at Loretánské nám. 5, 118 00 Praha 1

For security reasons, pre-registration is essential. Please pre-register at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on or before Thursday 12 October. Note that we will need the full names of all participants as well as your nationality and passport of obchanka number. If you fail to pre-register, you will be unable to join the tour.

We look forward to you joining us.

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