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Embassy of the Czech Republic in Amman has organised an exhibition of Alosi Musil photographs

From 20th till 29th October, 2015 the Czech Embassy in Amman, has organised an exhibition of historical photographs taken by the famous Czech Orientalist professor Alois Musil during his travels in the Levant region by the end of 19th century and beginning of the 20th century. The Exhibition was held under the patronage of H.E. Lubomir Zaoralek, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic.  

The exhibition was held in a separate exhibition hall at the National Museum of Jordan in Amman thus was constantly open to all its visitors. The exhibition was launched on 20th October. 2015  which was followed by a reception, where the Ambassador Petr Hladik, presented to the  Jordanian visitors and guests from the diplomatic and expatriate community the indispensable contribution of A. Musil’s work and findings in affecting  the viewpoint of the Europeans toward the Arab society and enriching for understanding the Arab history and culture.