Kongresové centrum Praha / Prague Congress Centre (Prague)
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N 50° 03.749 E 014° 25.693
33U E 459075 N 5545734
Quick Description: This Czechoslovak post stamp issued in 1988, from series devoted to contemporary Prague' architecture, depicts Kongresové centrum Praha (Prague Congress Centre), originally known under name Palác kutury (Palace of Culture).
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 3/20/2015 1:19:36 PM
Waymark Code: WMNHYE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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Long Description:

This Czechoslovak post stamp issued in 1988, from series devoted to contemporary Prague' architecture, depicts Kongresové centrum Praha (Prague Congress Centre), originally known under name Palác kutury (Palace of Culture).

Megalomaniac neo-Functionalist "Palace of Culture" was built in 1976-1981 and completely reconstructed in 2000. With capacity for up to 9 300 delegates and visitors, the Prague Congress Centre (PCC) belongs among the largest multifunctional event venues in Central Europe. The PCC has 20 halls and 50 meeting rooms with seating capacities from 12 up to 2 764 persons, and spacious exhibition areas covering up to 13 000 m². The PCC’s highly experienced production team provides best-of-class AV equipment and services for practically any type of event, from international summits, to product launches and cultural events. Located on the edge of Prague’s historic centre, the PCC offers also magnificent views over the Old Town and Prague Castle.

Stamp Issuing Country: Czechoslovakia

Date of Issue: July 1, 1988

Denomination: 4 Kčs (Czechoslovak crown)

Color: black, grey, ochre, blue

Stamp Type: Single Stamp

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