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German Journal Industriekultur 2.24: The Ruhr Industrial Heritage Route, Part 1

This year, industrial heritage is celebrating two major birthdays: the "Industrial Heritage Route", which explores the industrial and technological legacy of the Ruhr region, is turning 25 together…


Industrial heritage sites win Europa Nostra Awards

This year, four applications involving industrial heritage sites have won European Heritage Awards, Europe's most prestigious recognition in the field of cultural heritage.


20th ERIH Annual Conference – Call for Papers now open

Topic: Environmental Sustainability - How to come from Buzzword to Action

The ERIH Annual Conference 2024 will take place from 23 to 25 October 2024 at different ERIH Anchor Points EC1, Museum of…


Already 1 June this year: the 15th INDUSTRIADA in Silesia, Poland

"15 years together" is the motto of this year's INDUSTRIADA, which will set Poland's industrial heart in the Silesian Voivodeship beating faster for one day. Having the largest festival of industrial…


ExtraSchicht on 1 June: The Ruhr Metropolis culture festival

It's long been a top-class public attraction across the region: ExtraSchicht, a spectacular one-night showcase of industrial heritage in the Ruhr region - from Kamp-Lintfort in the far west to Unna in…


WORK it OUT 2024: Season 7

8 September is the day again when ERIH will be turning dozens of its sites across Europe into venues for a special kind of dance festival: WORK it OUT #7 held amidst impressive industrial backdrops.…


ERIH Italy Meeting: Recap and Conclusions

Intangible heritage as well as environmental and social regeneration took centre stage at the annual meeting of ERIH Italy on 19 April at the Tecnopolo in Reggio Emilia. The broad approach from a…


19 April: ERIH Italy Meeting in Reggio Emilia

The impact of cultural heritage on urban development is not a new concept. Yet in the face of green transition and climate change, it made its way back to the top of the ERIH agenda. Following its…


German Journal Industriekultur 1.24: Berlin as a centre of industrial heritage

"Electropolis" and "Chicago of Europe": epithets like this once applied to a city that temporarily became the largest metropolis on the European continent at the beginning of the 20th century,…


European Industrial Heritage Summer School "Shaping Sustainability in Industrial Heritage" – apply now

Students who wish to reflect in-depth on industrial heritage and sustainability in a team with like-minded people from all over Europe are invited to apply now for the second edition of the European…