The restoration of the manor house in Želiezovce begins with an online international conference

ŽELIEZOVCE October 6, 2021 – Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. An online opening conference of the 1st stage of the project “Restoration of the manor house in Želiezovce in order to preserve the cultural heritage and make it accessible to the general public” will take place. The town of Želiezovce informs about it.

According to other information, the opening conference will take place online in Slovak through the ZOOM platform. As this is an international cooperation, interpretation into English will be provided.

The city of Želiezovce has successfully applied for an EEA and Norwegian Grant for the renovation of the roof structure of the Esterházy manor house in Želiezovce. “The goal of the project is to restore the roof structure of the Esterházy manor in Želiezovce and make it accessible to the general public, as well as to use it for educational, marketing and cultural activities. The activity is supported by the European Economic Area and Norway Financial Mechanism approaches the city.

The European Economic Area Financial Mechanism and the Norwegian Financial Mechanism are made up of the financial resources of Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein, with Norway’s contribution accounting for approximately 97% of the total financial resources available. “Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein, as non – EU Member States, have been providing financial contributions through EU Grants and Norway since 1994 to EU countries whose per capita gross domestic product is below 90% of the EU average. In the 2014-2021 programming period, there are 15. The main objective of the EEA and Norway Grants is to contribute to the reduction of economic and social disparities within the European Economic Area (EEA) and to the strengthening of cooperation between contributing (donor) and recipient countries, “adds the town of Želiezovce.