Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Božena Němcová's home restored for bicentennial of her birth

Radio Prague |
22 May 2020

The central Bohemian home of writer Božena Němcová, known today as the "mother of Czech literature", has been restored to its full glory to mark the 200th anniversary of her birth. As of June, visitors can again tour the grand merchant's house in Červený Kostelec where Němcová began to dream of a literary career.