News

7 Most Endangered

Europe’s 7 Most Endangered heritage sites 2020 announced

Europa Nostra contributes to Croatia’s EU Presidency Conference on Cultural Heritage at Risk

Portugal: After 20 years of silence, the restored Carillons of the Mafra National Palace played for over 6,000 people

Europa Nostra backs the campaign ‘Let Y stay’ to save a Norwegian heritage landmark

Awards

Winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2020 to be announced on 7 May

Strasbourg: Council of Europe’s new Secretary General receives delegation from Europa Nostra

Local Award Ceremony for VERONA (Van Eyck Research in OpeN Access) project held at BOZAR, Brussels

Local Award Ceremony for A Place at the Royal Table, Warsaw, POLAND

Campaigns

United in difficult times: Europa Nostra supports appeal to reduce negative impact of COVID-19 on tourism sector

It is unacceptable to intentionally target cultural heritage as a weapon of war

Europa Nostra appeals to preserve “in situ” the antiquities at the Venizelos Metro Station in Thessaloniki

European experts release highly critical report about controversial cable-car project on the Belgrade Fortress, Serbia

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

CLOSER TOGETHER WHILE STAYING PHYSICALLY APART

EFGAMP becomes member of Europa Nostra

EN Industrial and Engineering Heritage Committee met in Wroclaw

IEHC visit to the Menier Chocolate Factory at Noisiel

Networking

Europa Nostra Agora launched

Particle Physicist Fabiola Gianotti receives the Helena Vaz da Silva Award

Europa Nostra supports the creation of a History teaching Observatory for Peace in Europe

Europa Nostra and eTwinning: bringing cultural heritage to schools

Partnerships

Destination of Sustainable Cultural Tourism Awards 2020: Apply by 1 July

CULTURAL HERITAGE IN ACTION: Submit your innovative heritage practices in cities & regions by 27 April

Europa Nostra contributes to IMPACTOUR – European project to assess the impact of cultural tourism

Climate Heritage Network releases ambitious Action Plan on heritage and climate change at COP25

Policy

IMPACTOUR: Europa Nostra launches consultation on sustainable cultural tourism

Europa Nostra launches wide consultation on the impact of COVID-19 on the heritage world

Europa Nostra supports plea to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on Europe’s cultural and creative sectors

Europa Nostra holds fruitful meetings with new European Union leaders

Press Releases

14 European heritage sites shortlisted for the 7 Most Endangered programme 2020

Winners of the destination of Sustainable Cultural Tourism Awards 2019 announced

Lancement des travaux de rénovation de la Villa Viardot pendant les Assises européennes du patrimoine culturel 2019

Food is Culture: Competition for European citizens launched

Press Releases Awards

Europe’s top heritage award winners celebrated in Paris

European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019: Winners announced

The Paris Fire Brigade, the Guardian Angels of Notre-Dame, receive the European Heritage Award / Europa Nostra Award

Un Prix européen du patrimoine / Prix Europa Nostra décerné à la Brigade de Sapeurs-Pompiers de Paris, les Anges Gardiens de Notre-Dame

Speeches

Speech – Plácido Domingo – Grande Soirée du Patrimoine Culturel 2019

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – “Civil Society for rEUnaissance” in Brussels

Speech – Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović – Inter-Parliamentary Committee Conference European Cultural Heritage in Brussels

Speech – Plácido Domingo – European Heritage Awards Ceremony 2018

Summit

Versailles unveils its unknown heritage gems to Paris Summit delegates

Restoration works of the Villa Viardot in Bougival launched during European Heritage Summit 2019

Policy Debate: From the Berlin to the Paris Summit and beyond: Relancer l’Europe par la culture et le patrimoine culturel !

Policy Debate: Which innovative financing sources for Endangered Heritage in Europe?

Testimonials

Bettany Hughes

Joseph Calleja

Jorge Chaminé

Valentina Volpe