From The Special Company To The Modern SOF Unit (2023)

The exposition of the exhibition presents the modern history of the Czech Republic Special Operations Forces and commemorates the fallen soldiers. It is implemented bilingually (Czech and English) in the form of boards with texts and photos and showcases with period artifacts.

The exhibition commemorates the 25th anniversary of establishing the Special Forces Company, 20th anniversary of establishing the 601st Special Forces Group of General Moravec, 20 Years since Master Sergeant Pavel Mauer's Death and 5 years since Staff Sergeant Tomáš Procházka's Death.

Výstava Od speciální roty k modernímu útvaru speciálních sil

Opening of the exhibition at the Global SOF Symposium Europe 2023

On October 24, 2023, the presentation of the exhibition From The Special Company To The Modern SOF Unit began in Brno at the BVV Exhibition Center in a very important place, namely at the presentation stand of the Czech Republic Special Operations Forces as part of the GSOF Symposium Europe 2023.

70 Years of Military Unit 8280 (2022)

The 601st Special Forces Group of General Moravec – an elite military unit of the Czech Armed Forces with code number 8280 based in Prostějov, which has existed in its current form since 2003. However, the establishment of Military Unit 8280 dates back to 1952. These 70 years of development of the Military Unit 8280 is presented by a unique exhibition, whose presented content will acquaint visitors with all changes in the organization, purpose or dislocations of this unique military unit.

The exhibition also commemorates the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Czechoslovak Airborne Forces and the 80th anniversary of Operation Anthropoid.


Life of General František Moravec (2019)

Brigadier General František Moravec (1895-1966) served all his life faithfully the ideal of a free and democratic republic of Czechoslovakia. He was a legionnaire, military intelligence officer, a man who decided on realization of the operation Anthropoid and also a member of the anti-Communist resistance. The touring exposition instroduces underlying personal and professional life events of this eminent general. Patronage over the exhibition is held by 601st Special Operations Forces Group from the Town of Prostějov holding the honorary title "of General Moravec".

The exhibition is bilingual (Czech and English).


Photos from opening of the exhibition