On the afternoon of Wednesday 5 September, we are offering a choice of three walking tours of Kazimierz, the historical Jewish district of Krakow. Places are limited, so pease choose one of the following options by completing the short online form via the link below. Study Visit Options: 1.History and religious life of Jews in … Continue reading Sign up for your afternoon Study Visit
On Thursday 6th September, we will welcome the Torch of Heritage and Culture in a special ceremony as part of its Europe-wide tour. A Future for Religious Heritage initiative inspired by the Olympic Torch of Athens, the Torch of Heritage and Culture has been created to to raise awareness and safeguard the importance of Europe’s rich religious … Continue reading Welcoming the Torch of Heritage and Culture
We are pleased to share the Draft Conference Programme for Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence. After receiving papers from over 30 different countries, and a range of disciplines and sectors, we are excited to have the opportunity to put together a varied and interesting programme that will explore the pasts, presents and futures for towns and … Continue reading Draft Conference Programme Released
We were delighted with the response to the call for papers, and are pleased to say that presenters from over 30 different countries will be joining us in September for the Conference. What better way to celebrate the 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage than to engage in interdisciplinary and international discussions on this important … Continue reading New abstracts added!
In the fourth of our Postcards from Poland blog posts, we wanted to highlight some of the incredible museums and galleries that can be found in Kraków. Kraków is a historical city that is full of culture, winding medieval streets, and beautiful architecture. It is no wonder, then, that visitors can explore more museums here … Continue reading Museums in Kraków