Košice Regional Cultural Centre

Košice Regional Cultural Centre - logo
Krajské osvetové stredisko v Košiciach
Contact: Košice self-governing region - see Košice Regional Government - Culture Directorate
Contact: Dr Eleonóra Kovalčíková (f) Director
Telephone: 421 (0) 905 335696
Strojárska 3, 040 01 Košice, Slovakia
421 (0) 55 622 7552, 421 (0) 55 729 9605-6
421 (0) 55 622 7552

Košice Regional Cultural Centre - logoKošice Regional Cultural Centre is a regional institution for non-professional culture and public education which seeks to create the conditions for the development of local and regional cultures, to develop public interest in artistic and cultural activities, to preserve the cultural symbols of the region and to provide cultural and educational activities for citizens of all age groups and ethnicities. It offers expert advice and methodological guidance in culture and education; prepares and implements cultural and educational programmes, develops projects and programmes in co-operation with the towns and villages in the region. Activities include performances of music and dance, film screenings, art exhibitions, festivals, competitions, educational activities, folk culture and folk crafts.

The centre incorporates a small multipurpose auditorium which hosts performances by touring theatre, music and dance groups and is available for hire by local arts organisations, exhibition space for showcasing works by local painters and photographers and facilities for arts courses, classes and workshops. A wide range of arts groups are based here.