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Site listing programme

Credits: G. Walusinski / Mission Val de Loire

The Loire Valley World Heritage management plan calls for protection of remarkable heritage (guideline 1). The Centre-Loire Valley Region’s Directorate for the Environment, Development and Housing (Dreal) has identified 20 Loire areas for which a listing procedure is being considered, including several that were subject to a public...

  • > Saint Martin of Tours Year

    Marking the 1,700th anniversary of his birth, Saint Martin of Tours Year has been going on since 10/11 November 2015. It will continue until 4 July 2017. The City of Tours and its partners...

  • > 3 new "Qualité tourisme™" sites

    At the end of 2015, the Centre-Loire Valley Region Prefect awarded the "Qualité tourisme™" certification to Château de Chambord, Château de Meung-sur-Loire and the Maison des Sancerre....

  • > Uploading of the "Atlas de la Loire" collection

    The Loir-et-Cher County Archives have just digitised and uploaded this collection of 38 maps, harking back to the 1860s and completed in pen-and-ink and watercolour by the Bridges and...

  • > Archaeological discoveries in the Loire

    The severe drop in the River Loire water levels over the summer of 2015 was another opportunity, following on from 2003 and 2011, for fresh archaeological work in the river bed and its...

  • > Ile de Baure - 2004-2014, a research and creation workshop

    This publication tells of ten years of artistic adventure on an island in the middle of the Loire. From 2004 to 2014, the TALM Graduate School of Fine Arts - Angers Site was able to...

  • > "Mediation – world heritage" training programme

    The Association for World Heritage Properties in France is organising the second national session for this training programme from 7 to 9 March 2016 at the invitation of the Arc-et-Senans...

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