European Cultural Heritage Summit

Prague, 25-27 September 2022

The European Cultural Heritage Summit 2022 in Prague will take place from 25 to 27 September. It is organised by Europa Nostra – the European Voice of Civil Society Committed to Cultural Heritage – and Europa Nostra Czech Republic in cooperation with the European Commission and the Czech Ministry of Culture in the frame of the Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union. 

On the occasion of the Prague Summit, a 4-day capacity-building event (24-27 September) for young heritage students and professionals is organised by The Future is Heritage, in cooperation and with the support of Europa Nostra and ESACH. More information here


Draft Programme (version 03/08/2022)

Sunday, 25 September 2022

For all registered participants

09.00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
Venue: Czech Museum of Music
Karmelitská 2/4, Praha 1

09:30 – 12:45 Excellence Day – Presentations by the Winners of the 2022 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards – PART 1

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:15 – 16:30 Excellence Day – Presentations by the Winners of the 2022 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards – PART 2

16:30 – 17:15 Networking Drinks

For all registered participants and invited guests

20:00 – 21:30 Welcome Reception
Venue: Residence of the Mayor of Prague
Mariánské náměstí 98/1, Praha 1


Monday 26 September 2021

For all registered participants

09:30 – 12:00  Cultural Visits
Wallenstein Palace (Seat of Czech Senate)
Palace Gardens Below Prague Castle
National Museum
Old Wastewater Treatment plant in Prague-Bubeneč (organised in cooperation with the Industrial and Engineering Heritage Committee of Europa Nostra)

For Europa Nostra members and associates

14:00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
Venue: Czech Museum of Music
Karmelitská 2/4, Praha 1

14:30 – 16:30 Europa Nostra General Assembly

For all registered participants and invited guests

20:00 – 23:00 European Heritage Awards Ceremony 2022 
Co-hosted by the European Commission and Europa Nostra to celebrate the Winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2022
followed by a Cocktail Reception
Venue: State Opera
Wilsonova 4, Praha 1


Tuesday, 27 September 2022

For all registered participants

09.00 Registration & Welcome Coffee
Venue: Žofín Palace
Slovanský ostrov 226, Praha 1

09:30 – 13:00 European Heritage Policy Agora, Part I – “For a Value and Culture Driven Europe” – Draft Programme
Organised in partnership with EU Institutions


13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 16:00 European Heritage Policy Agora, Part II – “For a Value and Culture Driven Europe” – Draft Programme


For all registered participants and invited guests

Followed by Closing Networking Drinks
Venue: Žofín Palace
Slovanský ostrov 226, Praha 1