Monthly Archives: June 2020

Garden heritage in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic – Survey

Garden heritage in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic – Survey

The garden heritage has entered an entirely new era: An era where dynamic social, economic and environmental changes redefine historic gardens conservation and restoration doctrines. The recent months brought another global factor that affected not only the economic stability of many countries and people, but also endangered the green legacy. The pandemic urged us to reconsider many aspects of life, including the place of the man in the ecosystem and our role and responsibility for nature. The reflection is followed by questions of how to manage garden heritage that needs constant care in the context of the limited human and financial resources. Each historic garden resembles a laboratory of a […]

The European Route of Historic Gardens celebrates its second annual ordinary assembly

The European Route of Historic Gardens celebrates its second annual ordinary assembly

Next Thursday, June 25th, the European Route of Historic Gardens (ERHG) celebrates its second Ordinary Assembly with a full Agenda. This year, the European Route of Historic Gardens´ second annual meeting is being celebrated in June, instead of September, since there is a need to discuss some topics that have emerged due to the extraordinary Covid19 circumstances. We continue working to obtain the Council of Europe Cultural Route certification One of main topics that have been influenced by the Covid19 circumstances is the candidacy defense to obtain the Cultural Route certification from the Council Of Europe, since the presentation date had to be changed from last April to next October. […]

A new brochure for an evolving European Route of Historic Gardens

A new brochure for an evolving European Route of Historic Gardens

The European Route of Historic Gardens (ERHG) has changed its brand name, keeps growing in number and type of new members and is about to defend its candidacy to become a certified Cultural Route of the Council of Europe. All these are good reasons to prepare a new brochure, which we want to share with you.  The new promotional material incorporates the new gardens’ members of the Association and the new brand name that was recently introduced. Download the brochure The brochure devotes a whole section to introduce the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe program and the reasons why the ERHG has applied for the certification. All European […]