The Exhibition “National Treasure of Bosnia and Herzegovina” Opened in Sarajevo City Hall
The exhibition “National Treasure of Bosnia and Herzegovina – Exhibition of Written Cultural Heritage from the Special Collections of the National and University Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina” had a grand opening on March 21, 2022. The exhibition is organized by the Alija Izetbegović Foundation in cooperation with the National and University Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina and will be open to public from 21 to 31 March, 2022 at the Sarajevo City Hall “Vijećnica”.
At one place, we present items of our most valuable heritage: from priceless handwritten collections rewritten over centuries, to first books and newspapers printed in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and travelogues and archive collections of famous individuals from Bosnia and Herzegovina. For the first time in 77 years since the founding of the National and University Library, the Special Collections are open to public in this manner.
The author of the exhibition project is Amel Suljović, Advisor to the Member of B-H Presidency, Mr. Šefik Džaferović. The project partners are the City of Sarajevo and PE “Sarajevo”, while the sponsor is PE “BH Post”.
The exhibition is a part of the official program of marking 30 years of Bosnia and Herzegovina independence and is held under the auspices of the members of Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency, Šefik Džaferović and Željko Komšić.