The German Friends’ Association of Saaz | Žatec presents
synagoge town Saaz | Žatec, Dlouhá 200, 43801 Žatec 1, Czech Republic
„So what had they done, the small Jews, the honest traders, those peaceful citizens from Prague?In Prague they were said to be not Czechs, and in Saaz and Eger, to be not Germans.“ Theodor Herzll
The exhibition is held under the auspices of the Minister of Culture of the Czech Republic, Mgr. Daniel Herman, Ambassador of the State of Israel in the Czech Republic, H.E. Mr Gary Koren and of the Mayor of Žatec town, Mgr. Zdenka Hamousová.
It is supported by the Czech-German Fund for the Future, Adalbert Stifter association e. V., goverment adviser of the Federal Republic of Germany for culture and media. In addition also by the Association natives and friends of the town of Saaz, Jewish Community in Teplice and by the German Embassy in the Czech Republic.
Curator of the Exhibition: Otokar Löbl,Design and German text: Andreas Kalckhoff, PhD. Text and illustration of „Air Bridge Žatec-Ekron“: Zdeněk Klíma, RNDr. English translations: Jan Mráz, MA.