Project Znaim 1809

Mikulov-Drasenhofen 2010, photogallery

Photogallery of the Mikulov-Drasenhofen event, 14th-16th may 2010.

Mikulov-Drasenhofen 2010

The town of Mikulov, commune of Drasenhofen, Project Austerlitz and Central European Napoleonic Society organize, from 14th to 16th may, a commemorative event at the occasion of the 201st anniversary of the 1809 campaign.

Znojmo-Dobsice 2009

The Project Austerlitz, Central European Napoleonic Society, the town of Znaim and the commune of Dobsice have prepared a commemorative event at the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the battle of Znaim for the 10th - 12th july 2009. The event is held under the auspices of the governor of the South moravian region, Mr. Michal Hasek.

Mikulov – Drasenhofen 2009

From the 22nd till the 24th may 2009 a commemorative event Mikulov-Drasenhofen 2009 was held at the occasion of the bicentenary of the war of 1809, war between Austria and France, that had been interrupted by the armistice at Znaim on the 11th july 1809, and ended by the Schönbrunn peace treaty on the 14th october 1809. The event was co-financed by the European Union from the European Regional Development Fund. It’s been also a sort of invitation for the bicentenary of the battle of Znaim that will take place from the 10th till the 12th july 2009 in Znojmo and in Dobsice.

1809 – 2009

2009 is the year of the bicentenaries of the events of 1809, the war of the 5th coalition, the battles of Raszyn, Sacile, Eggmühl, Aspern, siege of Presbourg (today Bratislava), the general battle of Wagram and the last battle of Znaim.

199th anniversary of the battle of Znaim

The Project Austerlitz, Central European Napoleonic Society, town of Znojmo (Znaim) and commune of Dobsice (Klein Teswitz), in co-operation with the South-Moravian Region organize the commemorative event of the 199th anniversary of the battle of Znaim, 11-13 july 2008, under the auspices of the 1st vice-governor of the region, Mr. Milan Venclik.

Mikulov – Drasenhofen 2008

The main forces of both armies marched towards Znaim, the Emperor of the French forced there the archiduke Charles to sign armistice... before the news came to the 3rd corps of marshal Davout and to the arriere-garde of the general Rosenberg, both adversaries clashed in the town of Mikulov, and in the evening the head of the last Davout’s division has been ambushed by Drasenhofen by a detachment of austrian infantry. Even that combat has been ended by the news from Znaim, even here the soldiers of both armies celebrated the armistice.

Mikulov-Drasenhofen 2008

The town of Mikulov, commune of Drasenhofen, Project Austerlitz and Central European Napoleonic Society organize, from 16th to 18th may, a commemorative event at the occasion of the 199th anniversary of the 1809 campaign.

Mikulov – Nicolsburg 2007 – program update

The town of Mikulov, Project Austerlitz and Central European Napoleonic Society organize, from 6th to 8th july, a commemorative event at the occasion of the 198th anniversary of the end of the 1809 campaign.