Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

Event title:

Arrival in Prague of the Archduchess Sophie

Venue: Main State Railway Station [now Masarykovo nádraží]

Event type: State or civil events

Date: 19/07/1850

Season: Summer

Performance of:

HAYDN, Franz Joseph : Austrian national hymn [anthem], vv
     • ensemble of Imperial Infantry Regiment of Dom Miguel:


The Lokalzeitung of Bohemia 21/7/1850 published news of the arrival in Prague of the Archduchess Sophie at the station by a private train. She was met by the Archdukes Albrecht and Leopold, by the Governor, the Regional President, the Commandant of the City and Fortress [i.e. the Castle], and by many officers. A company of the [Infantry] Regiment of Dom Miguel paraded and its musical ensemble played the Volkshymne.

Summary of sources:

Bohemia (21/07/1850)