Exhibits

Membership

Members of the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library receive admission to our exhibits, subscriptions to our biannual journal (Slovo) and our bi-annual newsletter (MOST), enrollment in our Time Travelers Program (including benefits at 100+ museums), and access to members-only events.

Donate

Without our members, sponsors, and other supporters, we would not be where we are today. We have made it our mission to ensure that the culture, people, and histories are celebrated, embraced, and shared — your support helps us accomplish that mission.

Volunteer

It is with the help of our dedicated volunteers that the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library continues to serve the community. We have tasks to engage all ages and abilities levels. Our volunteers reported advancing their communication skills and acquiring job skills.

Calendar of Events

We strive to provide informative, engaging, and most importantly – FUN events to the Cedar Rapids area. Our events focus mainly on the history of the Czech and Slovak people, with hands on workshops, informative history lessons, and exhibit opening receptions.

Featured Events

Walking Tour

Czech Village Walking Tour

August 28, 2019, at 6:00pm
Family, Featured
Join NCSML staff on a walking tour of historic Czech Village. Learn about the unique history behind this fascinating neighborhood. Special stories associated with architectural landmarks in the Village will be highlighted. Cost: $5/NCSML members, $7 non-members Sponsored by: CRST International RSVP
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wall building

Free First Saturday for Students: Tear Down that Wall!

September 7, 2019, at 9:30am
Family, Featured
Students of all ages (preschool through college) are invited to visit the NCSML’s exhibits for free on the first Saturday of each month. Visitors also will be able to take part in different themed activities and celebrations. College students must bring a current school ID card. 30 years ago, in 1989, there were loads of...
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Upcoming Events

Sat 24

Czech That Film 2019 – Jan Palach

August 24 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cedar Rapids IA
United States
Wed 28

Czech Village Walking Tour

August 28 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cedar Rapids IA
United States
Thu 29

RevoThewtion Late Night

August 29 @ 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sep 07

Free First Saturday for Students: Tear Down that Wall!

September 7 @ 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Cedar Rapids IA
United States
Sep 07

Movin’ at the Museum: POUND

September 7 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Cedar Rapids IA
United States
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