European Heritage Congress
- Thursday, 11 May, 2017 to Monday, 15 May, 2017
- Turku, Finland
From 11-15 May, the European Heritage Congress will bring together heritage professionals from around Europe for five days of debates, presentations, workshops and cultural activities.
Key themes to be covered at the congress include:
- the European year of cultural heritage
- engaging people in cultural heritage
- good practice sharing
The congress will take place in Turku, Finland. In addition to the main sessions, participants will have plenty of opportunities to get to know the heritage of the region through cultural performances and tours of local sites.
The congress is organised by Europa Nostra, the European network for the cultural heritage sector. Europa Nostra currently running the Creative Europe project Mainstreaming Heritage. The project aims to support cooperation between the cultural heritage sector across Europe.