The 7 Most Endangered programme 2018

12 European heritage sites shortlisted

At the opening of the European Year of Cultural Heritage, Europa Nostra, the leading heritage organisation in Europe, and the European Investment Bank Institute announce the 12 heritage sites shortlisted for the 7 Most Endangered programme 2018 by a panel of experts in various fields.

These endangered heritage landmarks from 10 European countries are:
Historic Centre of Gjirokastra, Albania
Post-Byzantine Churches in Voskopoja and Vithkuqi, Albania
Historic Centre of Vienna, Austria
Coal Preparation Plant in Beringen, Belgium

Buzludzha Monument, Bulgaria
Aerial Cableway Network in Chiatura, Georgia
David Gareji Monasteries and Hermitage, Georgia
Castle of Sammezzano, Tuscany, Italy
Constanta Casino, Romania
Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the province of Cadiz, Spain
Prinkipo Greek Orphanage, Princes’ Islands, Turkey
Grimsby Ice Factory, United Kingdom

Some of these sites are in danger due to neglect or inadequate development, others due to a lack of resources or expertise. The final list of 7 most endangered heritage sites in Europe will be unveiled on 15 March.

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