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Labyrinth of life of Jan Amos Comenius

The new exhibition on J.A. Comenius conceived as a life story of the great man of the Czech history makes the visitor acquainted with important European personalities of the late 16th and especially 17th centuries who interfered in his life (or in whose lives he interfered) and influenced strongly not only his own life but before all the lives and world view of their contemporaries.

The exhibition combines the written, pictorial and three-dimensional evidence on the given period and famous personalities, their role and influence on Comenius' destiny. In connection with his contemporaries (mostly eminent personalities of Czech and European history) the authors show the lifelong way of one of the prominent personalities of Czech history into the Pantheon of European great men and his contribution to the much discussed European cultural heritage.

Photos from the exhibition