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Notice of closure of research rooms and reading rooms of the National Archives

We notify researchers that in the period from 1 to 26 August 2016, the research rooms and library reading rooms of the National Archives in Prague-Chodovec and in Milady Horákové Street will be closed.

Thank you for your understanding.

Prague, 26 April 2016 PhDr. Eva Drašarová, CSc.
Director of the National Archives


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