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1st ANNIVERSARY OF THE INSCRIPTION OF ZADAR’S DEFENSIVE SYSTEM UPON THE UNESCO´S WORLD HERITAGE LIST


On 9th July 2017, at their session in Cracow, Poland, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee inscribed Zadar’s defensive system of fortifications upon the UNESCO World Heritage List.


It was part of transnational cultural heritage, Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra – Western Stato da Mar. This historic event, which confirmed the universal monumental value of the citywill be marked by series of special events in the period from 5th to 9th July 2018.

 

From Thursday, 5th July until Sunday, July 15th a photography exhibition of all Croatian monuments on the UNESCO World Heritage List will be held in the courtyard of Cedulin Palace. This exhibition was first on display at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris and has been presented to more than 20 countries around the world ever since.

 

PROGRAMME OF 1st ANNIVERSARY OF THE INSCRIPTION OF ZADAR’S DEFENSIVE SYSTEM UPON THE UNESCO´S WORLD HERITAGE LIST:

 

Thursday, 5th July 2018

20.00 hrs

Atrium of the Cedulin Palace, Ulica Jurja Barakovića 5

Exhibition "Croatian Monuments on UNESCO List"

The exhibition can be seen until Sunday, July 15, 2018.

 

Every day from 6th to 9th July at 9 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.

Zadar’s defensive system of fortifications – a fee sightseeing tour in Croatian and English language by certified guides from Zadar´s Guide Association “Donat“

The meeting point and start of the tour is at the Tourist Information Centre, also known as the Cedulin Palace (Jurja Barakovića Street no. 5).

 

Saturday, 7th July 2018

6.30 p.m.

St Mary’s Square (Trg sv. Marije)

Croatian Intangible Heritage Festival "Svi zajedno Hrvatska naj“

Production: "Organizers Without Boundaries"

 

Sunday, 8th July 2018

8 p.m.

People’s Square (Narodni trg)

Choir Concert by HPGD Zoranić and Zadar City Music

 

Monday, 9th July 2018

9 p.m.

Zadar City Market (Gradska tržnica)

Musical stage performance "Where Would I Be without You"

A Capella Band Ad Hoc and Damir Imamović

Production: "Zadar Snova"