Category: Press Releases

The Grandmaster’s Palace in Valletta will host the informal summit of European leaders on 3 February. Photo: Sudika / Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY 3.0

Civil society calls on EU leaders to recognise the fundamental role of cultural heritage for the future of Europe

European Heritage Alliance 3.3 (Alliance), have signed and sent today a joint letter to the leaders of EU Member States with a forceful message

European Year of Cultural Heritage needs adequate fundings

Photo: Patrick Rang

Estonia: European experts put forward action plan to rehabilitate Patarei Sea Fort in Tallinn

Four exceptional Italian winners – the rehabilitation of the Diocletian Baths, the research project ‘Granaries of Memory’, Mrs Giulia Maria Crespi, who has devoted her life to the vigorous defence of Italy’s cultural heritage, and the education programme ‘Apprendisti Ciceroni’ run by FAI - Fondo Ambiente Italiano – will receive a 2016 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award, Europe’s highest honour in the field, during a high-profile event in Rome on 14 November.

Four Italian heritage achievements will receive Europe’s top award in the presence of Minister Franceschini in Rome on 14 November

Group photo of ceremony participants in front of the Museum. Photo: Spektroom

Europe’s top heritage award presented to employees and activists of the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Employees and activists of the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Sarajevo, BiH

Employees and activists of the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina will be honoured on 21 October

Belgium: Conversion of De Hoorn Brewery into a creative hub celebrated

The ceremony for the programme ‘Adopt a Monument’, a Grand Prix winner of the EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2016, Europe’s highest honour in the field, was held on 9 September at the Museum Centre Vapriikki in Tampere.

Finland celebrates success of ‘Adopt a Monument’ in the European Heritage Awards

Photo: Banner for the European Year of Cultural Heritage.

European Commission publishes proposal for the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

Winner of a EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award 2016

Serbia: Conservation study of Village Gostuša receives European Heritage Award on 31/08