ARTS AND CRAFTS IN WORLD HERITAGE CITIES is a project of the Organisation of World Heritage Cities...Read news
Crafts is one of the main hallmarks of the towns. Symbol of its roots, its history and its personality, it identifies and characterizes the peculiarities of different cultures. The Arts and Crafts of the World Heritage Cities constitute a unique cultural legacy. Its survival and transmission to future generations contributes to safeguarding the values of authenticity and integrity for which these cities were declared World Heritage. A project of the Organization of World Heritage Cities.
Valuing and preserving the crafts and professions linked to the restoration and recovery of tangible or intangible heritage is one of the challenges facing world heritage cities. Here you can find some examples of good practices of municipalities related to this theme.