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Exhibition “20 Years – Côa Valley World Heritage”

December 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - March 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

With the presence of the Minister of Culture, Dr. Graça Fonseca, the exhibition “20 Years – Côa Valley World Heritage” was inaugurated on December 15. This exhibition, coordinated by António Martinho Baptista, marks the closing of the celebrations of the twentieth anniversary of UNESCO’s classification of the Prehistoric Art of the Côa Valley as World Heritage.
The exhibition presents the history of the discovery, the struggle for the preservation and UNESCO classification of the Côa Art, a period known as “The Battle of the Côa”, whose outcome resulted in a paradigmatic change in management, safeguarding and enjoyment of cultural heritage in Portugal.


Start: December 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
End March 10 @ 7:00 pm
Event CategoriesExhibition, Exposição