Annual European Heritage Congress in Madrid

  • Monday, 23 May, 2016 to Friday, 27 May, 2016
  • Madrid, Spain
  • events

Professionals, volunteers, decision-makers, partners and supporters, in the field of cultural heritage from all over Europe are gathering in Madrid for the European Heritage Congress 2016.

The European Heritage Awards Ceremony was held on the evening of 24 May. The Excellence Fair, during which presentations were be given by the laureates about their winning projects, took in the morning of 24 May at the College of Architects of Madrid.

The Congress places a special focus on ‘Social Participation in Heritage Protection: European, Spanish and Hispano-American Experiences’’ with a two-day forum held on 25 -26 May at the Conde Duque Cultural Centre.

The Congress is being organised by Europa Nostra, in close cooperation with Hispania Nostra. The Congress has the support of the EU Creative Europe programme, as a core activity of Europa Nostra's network project Mainstreaming Heritage.