Engaging citizens with Europe’s cultural heritage
How to make best use of the interpretive approach.
This paper is a contribution from Interpret Europe to the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018. It introduces the basic qualities of heritage interpretation as well as some of the most recent findings about the wider European public, about values and about mental frames. Based on this review, it offers recommendations on how to engage citizens with Europe’s cultural heritage.
Compilation of the report: Thorsten Ludwig
Copy editing and proofreading: Michael H Glen
Interpret Europe (2017)