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where you can visit Europe's highest concrete winding tower?

In Outokumpu, a town in the east of Finland with scarcely 8,000 inhabitants. Once Outokumpu was the largest mining town in Finland. Mining…
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Stories about People ...

Sir William George Armstrong (1810–1900)

William Armstrong was the principal innovator in the use of hydraulic power, which in his lifetime came to be the means of operating cranes,…
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Composite video of ERIH's dance event 'WORK IT OUT' 2021

News

| Following the Corona hiatus: ExtraSchicht returns to the Ruhr

After two years of suspension due to Corona, ExtraSchicht is back in the Ruhr region.…  more

| Call for Papers: Rethinking Storytelling at the 18th ERIH Conference 2022

Climate change, digitalisation, pandemics, gender equality, inclusion and new values…  more

| Screen Reader feature: ERIH website with improved accessibility

Anyone who has visited the ERIH website recently may have noticed the buttons…  more

| New Anchor Point Fortuna Mine: Inauguration attended by Minister of European Affairs

The Fortuna Visitor Mine in Solms is the first ERIH Anchor Point in Hesse, Germany.…  more

| New online channel: ERIH goes YouTube

ERIH has actually been on YouTube since 2018 - with videos on the pan-European dance…  more

This website was last updated on 24th June 2022.