Czech day in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Czech day in Saudi Arabia took place on May 13th at the residence of the Czech Ambassador.

Czech evening presented a unique exhibition of black and white photographs made by Prof.Alois Musil, a famous Czech Arabistand explorer. Photographs he took during his travels to the Middle East in 1898 -1917.After returning to Europe, he took a position as a professor at Charles University and was instrumental in establishing the Oriental Institute in Prague.

The Czech children from Riyadh to introduced traditional Czech dances and songs. More information online