European Capital of Culture

WHS located in a European Capital of Culture.

The European Capital of Culture is a city designated by the European Union for a period of one calendar year during which it organises a series of cultural events with a strong European dimension. (wiki)

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Connected Sites


Acropolis: Athens 1985
Arles: Marseille-Provence (2013)
Avignon: 2000
Belem: Lisbon 1994
Brugge: 2002
Bryggen: Bergen 2000
City of Luxembourg: Luxembourg 1995 & Greater Region 2007
Cracow: 2000
Drottningholm: Stockholm 1998
Florence: 1986
Genoa: 2004
Grand Place, Brussels: Brussels 2000
Graz: 2003
Istanbul: 2010
Liverpool: 2008
Major Town Houses: Brussels 2000
Matera: 2019
Nancy: Greater Region 2007
Oporto: 2001
Paphos: 2017
Plantin-Moretus Museum: Antwerp, 1993
Potsdam: Berlin, 1988
Prague: 2000
Riga: 2014
Salamanca: 2002
Skogskyrkogarden: Stockholm 1998
Stoclet House: Brussels 2000
Tallinn: 2011
Trier: Greater Region 2007
Valletta: 2018
Van Nellefabriek: Rotterdam 2001
Vilnius: 2009
Völklingen Ironworks: Greater Region 2007
Zollverein: Essen 2010

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