Ancient Athens, Greece, a European Heritage Label site

Cultural heritage

Find out what the European Union is doing to protect cultural heritage in Europe and around the world.

Culture policy


Find out about the EU's policies in support of the culture and creative sectors, including evidence-based policies, international cooperation, and the creation of growth and jobs through culture.

Culture policy

Culture initiatives


Discover what the EU is doing to support, promote and develop cultural activities and the creative sector.




Europe’s Culture – close to you

The European Commission launched a social media campaign to promote Europe’s cultural and natural treasures as Member States are easing the measures that were put in place to contain the coronavirus outbreak.