Exploring positive and collaborative approaches to ways that can help World Heritage Sites to flourish, with specific reference to Durham within the wider world heritage context.
The 80th anniversary of the Trust coincides with the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention and UNESCO has developed a special programme to look forward to the next 50 years. This conference will be Durham’s contribution to that programme.
Saturday 5 November, 10.00 – 1.00. Registration and refreshments will be in 7 Owengate from 9.15. There is no fee.
The Pemberton Rooms on Palace Green. It will also be possible to register there.
In the afternoon from 2.00 pm there will be opportunities for participants to explore the WHS with tours guided by experts:
In addition, in the Durham Museum (St Mary-le-Bow) there is an exhibition of the work of the City of Durham Trust over its 80-year history.
It is essential to book in advance by emailing