Institute of Archaeology of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Our mission

For the public

For the public

The Institute of Archaeology ensures events (such as Open Days, World Archeology Day, Science Week) and lectures for the broad public, cooperates with various museums and organises exhibitions.

For archaeologists

For archaeologists

The Institute of Archaeology houses the largest scientific (archaeological) library in the Czech Republic, archives of archaeological reports, photographic documentation, maps and plans and aerial photographs. The IAP publishes professional journals and other publications.

For developers

For developers

There are more than 30,000 archeological sites in the Czech Republic. Responsible approach of the developers contributes to the protection of our common archaeological heritage.