European Heritage Days: UNESCO celebrates 50 years of World Heritage

On the occasion of European Heritage Days, UNESCO will open its doors to the public on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September 2022, from 10 am to 6 pm. This year’s edition will be marked by the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention and will feature a unique exhibition by contemporary painter Sacha Jafri.

In addition to opening its emblematic Headquarters, Japanese garden by Isamu Noguchi and art collection featuring some of the greatest masters of the 20th century (Picasso, Giacometti, Calder, Moore, Tadao Ando, Tapies, Miro…), UNESCO will offer visitors numerous activities, workshops and conferences which place World Heritage in the spotlight.

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