European Heritage Days are events that annually opens the most interesting and exceptional architectural, archaeological and religious monuments, museums, galleries and libraries, militaria and technical monuments, buildings, objects and even other premises in which all is kept incredibly large amount of collections and movable Cultural heritage In the Czech Republic are made available only historical monuments that are officially declared cultural monuments such as the famous castles, palaces and cathedrals, but the door are opening to and dozens of private and public buildings (town halls, courts, religious institutions, schools, apartment houses, etc.) which are usually closed to the public at all or only occasionally and partially opened.
In the objects that are normally open to the public and there is admission, in these days offered a special program (for example, special guided tour, concert, exhibition, etc..).Dozens of cities and villages prepare composed programs for its citizens and tourists. Within EHD is the same way also put the emphasis to disclosure movable cultural heritage.
In the Czech Republic, the EHD is holded regularly since 1991 in the first half of September. Since 1998, the main guarantor of the Association of Historical Settlements in Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia, always in collaboration with one of the member cities organizes national launch. The partners of the main guarantor are the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry for Regional Development.
|Year|| European initiation||National launch of EHD in the Czech Republic|
|1992||11. - 13. September Praha-Tábor-Telč- Trnava, ČSFR|
|1993||11. - 12. September Antverpy, Belgie|
|1994||10. - 11. September Lisabon, Portugalsko||16. - 17. September Znojmo *|
|1995||8. September Paříž, Francie||9. September Třeboň|
|1996||13. - 14. September Copenhagen, Dánsko||7. September Kutná Hora|
|1997|| did not take place is ||6. September Nový Jičín|
|1998||5. September Stockholm, Švédsko||5. September Kroměříž|
|1999||4. September Glasgow, Skotsko||4. September Jihlava|
|2000||2. September Bern, Švýcarsko||1.a 2. September Litomyšl|
|2001||7. - 8. September, Riga, Lotyšsko||1. September Olomouc|
|2002||30.8. - 1.9, . Essen, Bonn, Německo||6. September Praha|
|2003||6. September, Glendalough, Doublin, Irsko||5. a 6. September Prachatice|
|2004||3. a 4. September, Barcelona, Španělsko||10. a 11. September Tábor|
|2005||2. a 3. September, Praha, Česká republika||3. September Chrudim|
|2006||21. a 22. September, Petrohrad, Ruská federace||9. September Jičín|
|2007||21. - 23. September 2007 Bělehrad (Srbsko)||8. a 9. September Uherské Hradiště|
|2008||did not take place is||13. September České Budějovice|
|2009|| did not take place is||12. September Šternberk|
|2010|| did not take place is||11. September Příbor|
|2011||did not take place is||10. September Žatec|
|2012||did not take place is||8. September Kutná Hora|
|2013|| did not take place is||7. September Olomouc|
|2014||did not take place is||7. September Opava|
|2015||did not take place is||5. September Český Krumlov|
|2016||did not take place is||3. September Slavonice|
* the first-ever national launch of EHD in the Czech RepublicPozn.:
In 1999 - 2000, EHD took place in the Czech Republic as part of a Europe-wide action of the Council of Europe, the Europe - a common heritage.