News

7 Most Endangered

“Save Patarei” petition with over 1,000 signatures presented to Estonian Parliament

Evaluation meeting of 7 Most Endangered programme takes place in The Hague

Experts meet in Tallinn to shortlist heritage sites for the 7 Most Endangered 2018

Spain: Convent of St. Anthony of Padua in the sights of heritage and financial experts

Awards

The Netherlands: Bosch Research and Conservation Project receives Grand Prix

Great ceremony to mark the impressive rehabilitation of the White Pyramid in Rome

United Kingdom: Renovation of Cromford Mills Building 17 honoured

Memorable ceremony for Rode Altarpiece Research and Conservation Project held in Tallinn

Campaigns

Ode to Joy Challenge

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Congress

President of the European Committee of the Regions Markku Markkula addresses Congress’ participants in Turku

Civil society, national coordinators and EU institutions discussed European Year of Cultural Heritage in Turku

Europa Nostra’s governing bodies meet in Turku

Congress delegates make visits and excursions to Finland’s landmarks

Interviews

3 Questions to Plácido Domingo in National Geographic Magazine

President Tajani: Creating bridges thanks to emphasis on common cultural heritage

Minister Bonnici: Cultural heritage is one common language which all countries can understand

Commissioner Navracsics: “Culture is the hidden gem of our foreign policy”

Members

The Estonian Heritage Society celebrated its 30th Jubilee with a special event at the Tallinn Town Hall on 11 December 2017

The Estonian Heritage Society celebrates its 30th anniversary with special ceremony in Tallinn

Europa Nostra’s governing bodies meet in The Hague

Elliniki Etairia celebrates its 45th anniversary with event for over 500 people in Athens

EN Industrial and Engineering Heritage Committee met in Newcastle

Networking

A large audience of experts attended the Conference "Hellenistic Alexandria: Celebrating 24 Centuries" from 13 to 15 December at the Acropolis Museum in Athens

Europa Nostra participated in the Conference on Hellenistic Alexandria in Athens

Europa Nostra joins forces with European Travel Commission for synergies between heritage and tourism

Italy’s role in the new EU strategy for International Cultural Relations debated in Rome

Final report “Culture for cities and regions” presented

Partnerships

2017 on Heritage Times

2017 Winners of Wiki Loves Monuments announced

2017 Exponatec Cologne spotlights cultural heritage

Film director Wim Wenders received Helena Vaz da Silva European Award in Lisbon

Policy

Germany kicks off European Year of Cultural Heritage with launch event in Hamburg

Leading German newspaper DIE WELT publishes op-ed by Europa Nostra President, Plácido Domingo

European Council conclusions on European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

The European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 takes off

Press Releases

German film director Wim Wenders wins Helena Vaz da Silva European Award 2017

Plácido Domingo and EU Commissioner Navracsics announce Grand Prix winners of the European Heritage Awards 2017 in Turku

Turku hosts European Heritage Congress 2017 from 11-15 May

European heritage experts visit historic moated Castle in Divitz

Press Releases Awards

Heritage for Europe celebrated at Awards Ceremony in Turku

EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards 2017: 29 winners from 18 countries announced

Turkey: Rehabilitation of Kılıç Ali Paşa Hamam in Istanbul wins a Europa Nostra Award 2017

Switzerland: Philippe Stern’s Collection of Timekeepers wins a Europa Nostra Award 2017

Speeches

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – Ceremony for Centre of Visual Arts & Research in Nicosia

Speech – Prof. Jacek Purchla – Closing of the 41st session of the World Heritage Committee

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – 41st session of the World Heritage Committee

Speech – Karima Bennoune – Inter-sessional seminar on cultural rights and protection of cultural heritage

Testimonials

Owen Bonnici, Maltese Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government

Plácido Domingo

Androulla Vassiliou

Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović