Four Seasons in the Gardens: Webinars on garden art

Four Seasons in the Gardens: Webinars on garden art

Four Seasons in the Gardens: Webinars on garden art The series of twelve webinars is a great journey through the most outstanding garden arrangements in Europe. The four parts of the event are dictated by the seasons, which finally combine into a coherent whole, creating a determinant of the idea and synergy between art and garden. Wonderful specialists in the field of garden art will introduce us to issues inspired by wonderful historical gardens. Thematic flower arrangements made by the fantastic Duet of Kwiaty & Miut will make garden considerations more pleasant, showing that trends in the history of garden art can also be presented in a non-obvious way, in […]

Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe 2020: New publication for travellers

Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe 2020: New publication for travellers

Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe 2020: New publication for travellers The Santiago de Compostela Pilgrim Routes was the first certified cultural route in 1987. Since then, the Council of Europe’s Cultural Routes program has identified 38 thematic routes with thousands of cultural sites and events in 60 countries, across Europe and beyond. These routes offer a multitude of opportunities for today’s travellers seeking to discover authentic heritage sites and the lifestyles that accompany them, with a view to reducing their ecological footprint and promoting tourism that supports the sustainable development of local communities. An invitation to travel and learn The publication Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe […]

The ERHG patron the XXVII Scientific Landscape Conference in Cracow: Urban Ecology and Cultural Heritage in the city

The ERHG patron the XXVII Scientific Landscape Conference in Cracow: Urban Ecology and Cultural Heritage in the city

The ERHG patron the XXVII Scientific Landscape Conference in Cracow: Urban Ecology and Cultural Heritage in the city We are proud to patron this year’s XXVII scientific conference in the series of historical dendrology and garden art on the topic Urban ecology and cultural heritage in the city, which will take place 22th and 23th October 2020. Conference in the series of garden art and historical dendrology is organized by the Institute of Landscape Architecture of the Faculty of Architecture of the Cracow University of Technology for over 25 years. This event has a long and well established tradition of scientific debate and knowledge exchange in the field of historic […]

Herrenhausen Gardens – A sign of hope in times of the pandemic

Herrenhausen Gardens – A sign of hope in times of the pandemic

Herrenhausen Gardens – A sign of hope in times of the pandemic The Herrenhausen Gardens also had to close their doors during the lockdown in mid-March. However, the gardeners were able to continue to cultivate the plants outdoors and in the greenhouses, while following the appropriate hygiene concepts. During this time, the Georgengarten developed even more into a living room in the countryside. Everywhere couples and families sat together or walked with the required distance through the 50-hectare park, always critically eyed by the numerous police patrolling in vehicles or on horseback. You could really sense the relief of having a place to relax in the outdoors. As one of […]

Special adhesion conditions

Special adhesion conditions

Become a member now and benefit from the special adhesion conditions due to Covid19. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the tough economic situation, the European Route of Historic Gardens have decided to make a special offer that is dedicated to the gardens that will join us or that will declare their willingness of joining us until the end of this year. The ERHG wants to support those gardens willing to join the network during the year 2020 by cancelling the membership fee of 1.000 euros. Those gardens interested in joining  the ERHG can find all the details about the process: We are all together in the same global crisis. Only […]

European Historical Gardens in the Forum of Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe

European Historical Gardens in the Forum of Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe

A delegation from the Board of Directors of the European Historical Gardens Network, led by Albert Robert (First Deputy Mayor) and the Councilor for Tourism of Aranjuez, María Elena Lara, attend the 7th Consultative Forum on Cultural Itineraries of the Council of Europe, with in order to present to this European Program of Culture and Tourism the candidacy of the European Gardens for the Mention of European Cultural Itinerary. After the European Forum of Historic Gardens held in Lloret de Mar on September 7 and 8, this European network promoted by the municipalities of Lloret de Mar and Aranjuez, brings together Historic Gardens and institutions related to their study and […]