2017-04-25
The event presenting the results of the Project will be held at 12:00 on Sunday, 30 April, 2017
2016-08-22
The Conference will be held on 8 September 2016
2015-10-05
The project has been financed under the Programme „Conservation and Revitalisation of Cultural and Natural Heritage“ of the EEA Financial Mechanism
2014-08-14
The project has been financed under the Programme „Conservation and Revitalisation of Cultural and Natural Heritage“ of the EEA Financial Mechanism
2013-04-15
The project has been supported by the Lithuanian-Swiss Cooperation Programme
2012-09-19
National Award Ceremony to celebrate Liubavas Manor Watermill Museum becoming a winner of European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award was held on 18 September 2012
The project has been supported by the Lithuanian-Swiss Cooperation Programme
2012-09-12
National Award Ceremony will be held on 18 September 2012
Liubavas Watermill Museum receives cultural heritage awards
2012-06-07
EU prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Award to Gintaras Karosas was presented by Mrs. Androulla Vassiliou, the European Commissioner for Culture, and Maestro Plácido Domingo, President of Europa Nostra
2012-06-07
European Heritage Congress was held from 30 May to 2 June in Lisbon (Portugal)
2012-03-20
The official press release of the European Commision
2011-01-31
The project of restoration of Liubavas manor mill, its adaptation as the museum is completed.
2010-07-21
The project of restoration of Liubavas manor mill, its adaptation to cultural and public needs is half-completed.
2009-09-30
The project is supported by a grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA Financial Mechanism and co-financed by the Republic of Lithuania.
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Gintaras Karosas presented his book Liubavas to Portuguese President Aníbal Cavaco Silva and invited him to visit Lithuania
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The European Heritage Awards Ceremony held on 1 June at the Jerónimos Monastry

Liubavas Watermill Museum receives cultural heritage awards

The best-preserved objects of the European cultural heritage were conferred awards at the solemn ceremony held by the European Union and Europa Nostra in Lisbon (Portugal). Sculptor Gintaras Karosas, the author of the project for the restoration of the Liubavas Manor watermill and its adaptation for a museum, received an honourable award. The whole list of the prize winners in the category of conservation includes 16 objects of European cultural heritage.

Gintaras Karosas delivered a report presenting the implemented project. The awards were presented by Androulla Vassiliou, the Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism, Sport, Media and Youth, and Plácido Domingo, President of Europa Nostra.

The solemn ceremony held at the courtyard of the Jerónimos Monastery (protected by UNESCO) was attended and addressed by Aníbal Cavaco Silva, President of Portugal, and members of the Portuguese royal family.

During the European Heritage Congress, various events, meetings, and heritage tours  were arranged. During the reception that took place in the Palace of Belém, official residence of the Portuguese President, G. Karosas, the President of Europos Parkas, presented his book Liubavas to Portuguese President A. C. Silva and invited him to visit Lithuania.

Gintaras Karosas' report delivered at the European Heritage Congress 2012