The Museum

Česká zbrojovka (Czech Ammunition Works)

Permanent exhibition of the Museum of Central Otava Basin

The exposition is dedicated to Jihočeská zbrojovka, s. r. o., a company established in Strakonice on 1 November 1919. In 1921 a merger with the Hubertus ammunition works took place and on 18 October 1923 the company was renamed to Česká zbrojovka, a. s. Apart from ammunition produced by the company, the exposition also includes bicycles, autocycles and motorcycles. In addition, the exhibition presents the current form of the company and its production assortment – chains, turbochargers, machine tools and steel and aluminium foundry. The atmosphere is enriched with many photos and other exhibits from the period of the 1st Republic to the present.