Congratulations to our partners, Museum of King Jan III’s palace at Wilanów and Gardens of the Royal Castle in Warsaw, for their “Royal Garden of excellence” award, received from the polish rose society. The award is an official recognition of the efforts made to protect and popularise historical gardens as a cultural and natural heritage of exceptional and universal value. On Saturday, 12.06.2021, Mr. Lukasz Pryzylak, head of the garden department at Museum of King Jan III’s Palace at Wilanów, received this prestigious appreciation from the hands of the vice president of the City of Kutno, considered as the “Polish capital of roses”, Mr. Zbigniew Wdowiak, the president of the […]
The ERHG patronizes the exhibition ‘Plants and animals. Atlases of natural history in the age of Linnaeus’ at the Museum of King Jan III’s Palace at Wilanów from May 7th Less than a year since its inauguration, the exhibition ‘Plants and animals. Atlases of natural history in the age of Linnaeus’ is back – in a new incarnation. First shown at the International Cultural Centre in Kraków, it now returns in dialogue with the historic interiors of the Museum of King Jan III’s Palace at Wilanów. The narrative structure of the original exhibition showcasing the print collections of the Institute of Systematics and Evolution of Animals at the Polish Academy […]
The European Route of Historic Gardens has been certified as a “Cultural Route of the Council of Europe”! The Governing Board of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (EPA) recently approved the certification of the European Route of Historic Gardens, bringing the programme to 40 certified Cultural Routes. It is an honor to receive this certificacion and the best way to acknowledge the historic, artistic and social value of the historic gardens. Congratulations to all our members and collaborators and thanks to the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe programme!