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beyond one period buildings & monuments heritage education

The Boboli Obelisk – A Monument in Motion

The movement of an ancient Egyptian obelisk through space and time bears witness to the mobility and cultural role of architectural monuments.

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Two Faces of Istanbul

Today, Istanbul blends tradition and modernity, it is an ancient city with an unparalleled cultural heritage. But beyond his rich history, how protected is the city’s cultural heritage and what does it offer for the future?

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beyond one period ensembles, villages & cities personal heritage stories

Berat: city of one thousand and one windows

Berat remains today as the most iconic historical town in Albania. This city is a living testimony of the coexistence of various cultural and religious communities down the centuries.

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Oviedo, a World Heritage City, and proud of it?

Not all World Heritage Cities are famous and super crowded. This is the case of Oviedo, Spain, a city that many don’t know and even some citizens, ignore how full of heritage it is.

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1914 – today buildings & monuments heritage education

The Former Summer Camps, Expression of Italian Rationalism.

What if, strolling along the seaside, you found a seaplane nestled on the sand? These bizarre shaped buildings are the former summer camps from the Fascist period, masterpieces of Italian Rationalist architecture. Almost a forgotten story, now ready to be rediscovered…

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actual ensembles, villages & cities heritage institutions & organisations

BVG – Because We Love You

Berlin’s main public transportation company wants to become World Heritage. Do they stand a chance?

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beyond one period ensembles, villages & cities heritage education

FREIBERG: Nothing special but specialty within the basics

Uniqueness of the medieval town of Freiberg

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1800 – 1914 buildings & monuments heritage institutions & organisations WHAT WHEN WHO

The Ottoman tower-house of Rhodes

Read about the only surviving Ottoman tower-house of Rhodes. This hidden little gem will take you off the beaten track on this popular Mediterranean island.

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1914 – today buildings & monuments museums & exhibitions

The New Bauhaus Museum in Weimar: A Conversational Retrospective

After many years away from the spotlight, the Bauhaus movement is finally receiving some much-deserved attention in its birthplace, the city of Weimar.