European Cultural Heritage Summit

27-31 October 2019, Paris



Under the High Patronage of
Mr Emmanuel MACRON
President of the French Republic


Programme Booklet [PDF 1,2 MB]

Saturday 26 October

(Prelude to the Summit)
18:30 – 20:00: Roundtable on the follow-up of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 at the International Heritage Fair
Venue : Carrousel du Louvre, 99, rue de Rivoli

Sunday 27 October 2019

10.00 – 14.30: Europa Nostra Board Meeting –  (for Board members only)
15.00 – 19.00: Europa Nostra Council Meeting – (for Council members only)
19.30 – 21.30: Welcome Reception (including cocktail buffet)
On this occasion, we will honour Stéphane Bern, winner of a 2018 European Heritage Award / Europa Nostra Award.
Venue: Cercle de l’Union Interalliée, 33 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré

Monday 28 October 2019

09.30 – 16.45: Excellence Fair – Presentations by the winners of the 2019 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards (including buffet lunch)
17.00 – 19.00: Europa Nostra General Assembly – (for Europa Nostra Members/Associates only)
Venue: Paris City Hall, access 3 rue de Lobau
19.30 – 21.00: Visit of the exhibition Marie-Antoinette, Metamorphoses of an Image followed by a Reception (offered by the Centre des Monuments Nationaux)
Venue: Conciergerie, 2 boulevard du Palais

Tuesday 29 October 2019

09.00 – 14.15: Visit of the Chocolate Factory Menier in Noisiel organised by the Industrial and Engineering Heritage Committee of Europa Nostra. The visit is available for a limited number of persons (max. 50).
Note: the former referctories menier in Noisiel, located in the heart of the factory estate, have been selected among the list of 2019 endagered heritage sites in the frame of the Mission Stéphane Bern.
19.00 – 23.00: Grande Soirée du Patrimoine Européen on the occasion of the 2019 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards Ceremony  (including musical programme & cocktail reception)
Venue: Théâtre du Châtelet, 1 place du Châtelet

The Ceremony will be accompanied by a special musical programme with:
– Maestro Teodor Currentzis and his ensemble MusicAeterna (Rameau)
– Adult Choir of the Maitrise Notre-Dame de Paris

Wednesday 30 October 2019 

10.00 – 19.00: Policy Debate “Cultural Heritage at the Heart of the Revival of the European Project” (including buffet lunch & closing drinks) 
Venue: Collège des Bernardins, 20 rue de Poissy

Thursday 31 October 2019

Excursion to the City of Versailles

Photo by Anthony Delanoix

European Cultural Heritage Summit 2019

27 – 31 October - Paris, France