Today's Museum of West Bohemia in Pilsen was founded in 1878. The range of historical, arts and crafts and natural science collections are among the largest museum institutions in the Czech Republic.
Besides the exhibitions, the museum organizes lectures, guided tours, educational programs, workshops, fairs, suburban camps, seminars and conferences. Its representative offices offers for wedding ceremonies, concerts and other cultural events.
Museum of West Bohemia in Pilsen law among successful and sought-after institutions. Witness the one hand, the increasing public concern about what is happening in it, but also some awards, which the museum acquired in the prestigious national competition Gloria musaealis.