Follow the links to learn more about heritage practice in Europe and the policy framework within which European Heritage Days operates.

Convention on the Value of Cultural Heritage for Society (Faro, 2005)

European Convention for the Protection of the Audiovisual Heritage (Strasbourg, 2001)

Convention for the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage (Valletta, 1992)

Convention for the Protection of the Architectural Heritage (Granada, 1985)

European Cultural Convention (1954)

Conclusions on cultural heritage as a strategic resource for a sustainable Europe (Council of the European Union, 2014)

Conclusions on participatory governance of cultural heritage (Council of the European Union, 2014)

Towards an integrated approach towards cultural heritage in Europe (Communication of the European Commission, 2014)

Mapping of Cultural Heritage actions in European Union policies, programmes and activities (European Commission, 2014)

(IT) EHD Portal User's Manual's%20Manual.pdf

European Heritage Days in the making: the story of Freistadt/Austria

Enguri Hydro-Power Arch Dam - industrial heritage site and tourist attraction in Georgia

The Bere Island Conservation plan/Ireland

Territorio Sénia - Ancient olive trees in Spain

Enjoying Czech Heritage: Heritage Education and Learning for All

Cultural Heritage Makers Competition in Finland

Education & Heritage at Seixal Municipal Ecomuseum/Portugal

Heritage Goes to School in Slovenia

European Heritage Makers Week - Rules for participation