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Archaeological World Heritage sites are presented at IBO trade fair in Friedrichshafen (21 to 25 March 2018)

+++ March 2018: The World Heritage site "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" is presented at the IBO trade fair in Friedrichshafen from 21 to 25 March 2018. The State Office for Cultural Heritage presents World Heritage sites in Baden-Württemberg in an own booth. +++

 

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

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.

Archaeological World Heritage sites are presented at CMT trade fair in Stuttgart (13 to 21 January 2018)

+++ January 2018: The World Heritage site "Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura" is presented at the CMT trade fair in Stuttgart from 13 to 21 January 2018. 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 15 January and the School-Day on 17 January. +++

 

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

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.