07.05.2020

2020 winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards

European Commission and Europa Nostra announced the 2020 winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards. Europe’s top honour in the heritage field goes to 21 exemplary achievements from 15 European countries.

“The COVID-19 crisis has made clear just how necessary culture and cultural heritage are to people and communities across Europe. At a moment where hundreds of millions of Europeans remain physically separated, our cultural heritage continues, more than ever, to bring people together. This year’s winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards are inspiring and powerful examples which truly contribute to a closer, more united and more resilient Europe,” said Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth.

2020 award winners include: 

- The Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, HUNGARY (category: Conservation)

- Tramontana Network III, FRANCE/ITALY/POLAND/PORTUGAL/SPAIN (category: Research)

- Cross-border Collaboration for European Classical Music, CZECH REPUBLIC (category" Education, Training and Awareness-Raising)

- The Secret Life of a Palace, Gödöllő, HUNGARY(category" Education, Training and Awareness-Raising)

- Uccu Roma Informal Educational Foundation, HUNGARY (category" Education, Training and Awareness-Raising)

- Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away, POLAND/SPAIN (category" Education, Training and Awareness-Raising)

Full list is available here: https://www.europanostra.org/europes-top-heritage-awards-honour-21-exemplary-achievements-from-15-countries/