Sustainable re-use, preservation and modern management of historical ruins in
Central Europe - elaboration of integrated model and guidelines based on the
synthesis of the best European experiences
Owners and managers of the thousands of
medieval ruins around Europe face the challenge of preservation despite limited
options for modern use of their sites. The RUINS project develops approaches
that help managers to find contemporary, social uses for old ruins while
keeping historical heritage intact. Research and evaluation of various sites
will create a basis for comprehensive management plans.
start of the project was on 01.06.2017 and will last until the end of May 2020.
Lead Project Partner is Lublin University of Technology - Poland , followed by a consortium of additional 9 project
partners from 6 EU countries (Poland, Slovenia, Italy, Croatia, Slovakia, and
The RUINS project is financed by the European Union
funding programme Interreg CENTRAL EUROPE. The total project budget is 1.765.421,10EUR. Municipality of
Velenje as project partner will manage the amount of 200.425
EUR, from which 85% are
co-financed by the EU and 15% by the Municipality of Velenje.
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