PVA Letňany Exhibition Centre was founded in January 1998 and is a joint-stock company owned by Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, and its partner the ABF. The International Building Fair FOR ARCH ’98 was the first event to be held in September 1998.
Seven fixed halls and an area of 105.000 sq m offer enough space for smaller and bigger events among which the international building fair FOR ARCH, FOR HABITAT the trade fair for living, furniture and interior equipment and the gardening trade fair FOR GARDEN enjoy great popularity. Approximately 30 other events that cover a diverse topical range are held/ hosted per year at the PVA Letňany Exhibition Centre.
It is situated next to the Prague bypass way system and an international airport for small aircrafts and offers parking sites 700 for exhibitors inside the fairgrounds and 3500 for visitors in the immediate vicinity. There are also several bus lines (e.g. the special line no. 758 operated during big events from the Českomoravská and Vysočanská metro stations) and a newly opened metro line (line C) which guarantee a convenient connection with the city centre. In Entrance Hall 1 visitors and exhibitors will find every service they might need; from the bookshop to restaurants, from a press centre to communication centre with access to telephone, fax and the internet and of course the Conference Centre which can accommodate up to 300 guests in 3 halls and provides appropriate audio and video technologies.