Information for candidate cities
Main sources of information:
- Guide for candidate cities – how to apply, examples of good practice
- Capitals of culture study (1995-2004) ("the Palmer Study") – general aspects of the event and individual reports on 29 former host cities.
- Order a hard copy of the study (mail to firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Visit the Capitals of Culture library to see application forms, programme guides, promotional materials, etc. from former host cities
Arrange a visit to the library (mail to email@example.com)
Address: Directorate-General for Education and Culture, 1 place Madou, Brussels.
- Documentation Centre on European Capitals of Culture (initiative of the City of Athens)
- University Network of the European Capitals of Culture (UNeECC)
- Read the evaluations of the past Capitals