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1. UNESCO-World Heritage Day - 2. June 2019 - A World Heritage tour

+++ Sunday, 2. June 2019: The World Heritage Site "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" celebrates the 1. World Heirtage Day!

 

Together with the districts of Alb-Donau and Heidenheim, the town of Ulm, the local communities as well as the information centers, the Landesamt für Denkmalpflege organizes a variety of events and activities within the World Heritage site. In the incsribed valley sections of Ach- and Lone Valley shuttle-busses will tour between some of the highlights of the World Heritage site. +++

 

Find here an event overview as well as the bus plan:

https://welt-kultursprung.de/unesco-welterbetag/

 

 

Archaeological World Heritage sites are presented at IBO trade fair in Friedrichshafen (20 to 24 March 2019)

+++ March 2019: The World Heritage site "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" is presented at the IBO trade fair in Friedrichshafen from 20 to 24 March 2019. The State Office for Cultural Heritage presents World Heritage sites in Baden-Württemberg in an own booth. The exhibition stand can be found in Hall A3, number 407. +++
+++ Discover the
special event "Stone Age bag of tricks" on sunday, 24.03.2019 +++

 

Please find more infos about the trade fair on the IBO website.

Archaeological World Heritage sites are presented at CMT trade fair in Stuttgart (12 to 20 January 2019)

+++ January 2019: The World Heritage site "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" is presented at the CMT trade fair in Stuttgart from 12 to 20 January 2019. The State Office for Cultural Heritage presents World Heritage sites in Baden-Württemberg in an own booth. Special events are the Baden-Württemberg-Day on 14 January. +++

 

Please find more infos about the trade fair on the CMT Website.

Internationales Kolloquium "People and places from prehistory to present - Perspectives on a sustainable World Heritage management" zum Europäischen Kulturerbejahr 2018

+++ Oktober 2018, Blaubeuren: Im Rahmen des europäischen Kulturerbejahres 2018 (ECHY) veranstalten Vertreter der Denkmalpflege aus Frankreich, Spanien und Baden-Württemberg vom 17. - 19. Oktober 2018 ein gemeinsames Kolloquium zu den paläolithischen Welterbestätten “Grotte ornée de Pont-d’Arc, dite Grotte Chauvet-Pont-d’Arc, Ardèche” , “Sites préhistoriques et grottes ornées de la vallée de la Vézère”, “Cueva de Altamira y arte rupestre paleolítico del norte de España" und "Höhlen und Eiszeitkunst der Schwäbischen Alb".

Bei der Veranstaltung tauschen sich Denkmalpfleger und Wissenschaftler auf allen Ebenen über ein gemeinsames zukünftiges Vorgehen zum Schutz und Management der Welterbestätten aus. +++

 

zum Tagungsprogramm

 

Downloadbereich Bilder Welterbe "Höhlen und Eiszeitkunst der Schwäbischen Alb"

 

Download Poster Tagung People and places from prehistory to present

 

 

 

 

New edition - the official bi-lingual World Heritage brochure now available as pdf

+++ January 2018: The State Office makes the new edition of the comprehensive information brochure availabe as pdf - now new with the official World Heritage title "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" +++

 

Please find the pdf of the brochure here.

New promotional film online

+++ December 2017: A new promotional film is online. It was presented at the official ceremony for the handover of the World Heritage certificate. +++

 

Watch the video here.

 

 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs presents World Heritage certificate

+++ November 2017: Official ceremony on Nov. 29th 2017 in the administrative district office of the Alb-Donau district in Ulm: Minister of State Böhmer from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs passes World Heritage certificate of the "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" on to Minister-President Kretschmann and Minister for Economic Affairs Hoffmeister-Kraut. +++

 

Here you find te press release of the state ministry (in German).

 

Here you find the press release of the ministry for economics (in German).

 

 

New teaching materials for school classes 3 to 6

+++ September 2017: The State Office for Cultural Heritage publishes the brochure "Experiencing Caves and Ice Age Art" (in German) with teaching materials, comprehensive background information and suggestions for excursions to be used in school lessons of classes 3 to 6. +++


Here you can download the pdf of the teaching materials.

 

Orders for print versions of the teaching materials can be placed via www.denkmalpflege-bw.de soon.

World Heritage Committee inscribes "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" on the UNESCO World Heritage list

 

+++ July 2017: The UNESCO World Heritage Committee decided during its 41st session in Krakow (Poland) on July 9th 2017 to inscribe the "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" on the World Heritage list. +++

 

Here you find the press release of the state ministry (in German).

 

Here you find the press release of the ministry for economics (in German).

Ministry for Economics publishes online media library

 

+++ June 2017: In expectation of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee's decision on the World Heritage nomination, the Ministry for Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing publishes an online media library for ice age art. +++

 

Here you can find the media library.

3D models of ivory figurines available

 

+++ June 2017: 3D models of ivory figurines are now freely available in an Online-Viewer. +++

 

Click here for online 3D models of ivory figurines.

New video online

 

+++ February 2017: A new video about the "Caves with the oldest Ice Age art" is online. It was presented at the CMT fair in Stuttgart. +++

 

Watch the video here.

Brochure now available as pdf

 

+++ January 2017: We are happy about the high demand of our information brochure published in November 2016. You can now also download it as a pdf. +++

 

Here you find the download of the brochure.

New bilingual brochure

 

+++ November 2016: The State Office for Cultural Heritage publishes a comprehensive information brochure with lots of illustrations about the "Caves with the oldest Ice Age art". +++

 

Here you can order the brochure.

 

Here you find the press release of the Regierungspräsidium Stuttgart on the publication of the brochure and the website iceageart.de.