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Under construction: Visit to the Altenberg zinc works, host of the ERIH Annual Conference

There will be two parallel venues for the 16th ERIH Annual Conference next Wednesday and Thursday: the Altenberg Zinc Works LVR Industrial Museum in Oberhausen, Germany, and the Internet. This hybrid...


Looking for a Master's thesis on "Volunteer management at industrial heritage sites"

Industrial culture needs voluntary work! Not only do volunteers raise public awareness of threatened industrial monuments, they are often deeply involved in the preservation of these monuments and in...


26 September: Industriada 2020

On Saturday, INDUSTRIADA will be celebrating the industrial heritage of the Silesian Voivodeship for the 11th time. The Industrial Heritage Route, on which the festival is based, is also an ERIH...


Luxembourg : Exhibition on the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe

7 out of 38 Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe cross Luxembourg. One of them is the European Route of Industrial Heritage, certified almost a year and a half ago. An exhibition celebrating the...


Registration now open for 16th ERIH Annual Conference

Hybrid: 7/ 8 October 2020 at LVR Industrial Museum Altenberg Zinc Works. Oberhausen (D) and ONLINE. "Keeping the wheels turning - Succession Planning for Industrial Heritage". The title of this year´s...


9-13 September: 18th Rhine-Main Industrial Heritage Days

5 days, 38 venues, dozens of events: For the 18th time, the Rhine-Main Industrial Heritage Route invites visitors to explore the past and present of a multi-faceted industrial region on special guided...


German journal "Industriekultur" 3.20: Industrial heritage in the Harz Mountains

Germany's northernmost highlands, the Harz Mountains, are considered the country's oldest continuous industrial region. It is traditionally dominated by mining, dating back as far as the Bronze Age...


Leipzig Days of Industrial Heritage: having, living and sharing industrial culture

The agenda is packed, the list of participating sites is long: Leipzig (Germany) will be celebrating its industrial culture even under pandemic conditions, thus contributing significantly to the Year...


ERIH Germany: Successful launch of new digital dialogue format

It was a successful debut: On 22 July, representatives of the German ERIH sites discussed and exchanged ideas online for the first time. The subject: "surviving the crisis". More specifically, the...


Photo competition: "This summer I visit Europe – explore culture close to you"

In the wake of the pandemic, Europeans are discovering Europe – a trend encouraged by the European Commission with a photo competition. It is open to all European citizens who are ready to share a...


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