Skip Navigation LinksHome

EUROPEAN MARITIME HERITAGE

European Maritime Heritage (EMH) is a non-governmental organization for private owners of traditional ships, as well as for maritime museums and other interested bodies.



European Maritime Heritage steamtug Noordzee

LATEST NEWS 

EMH officers to meet in Norway
20-11-2014



EMH – in the weekend of 22-23 November 2014 members of the EMH Executive Committee, the Working Group as well as the Cultural-, Safety-, and Inland Waterways Councils will meet in Oslo, Norway.

Read more >

News from the board
19-11-2014



There is new energy in EMH. And energy is what we need lots of to address all important issues on the agenda.

Read more >

MCA Proposal for Reclassification of Lapsed Class Vessels
16-11-2014



Out-of-class vessel would have to be rebuilt as a modern vessel, regardless of its heritage, before being allowed a passenger certificate, according to the MCA.

Read more >

EMH Event Workshop in Workum
01-11-2014



In the second weekend of October, people from twelve different nations came to attend the EMH workshop in the tiny city of Workum (Friesland – the Netherlands). Participants on the first day were welcomed on board the Dutch tjalk Bruinvisch in the centre of the old port. The workshop was held during a 40 year old maritime festival, a combination of various regattas, shanty and other events that form part of Dutch intangible heritage.

Read more >

UPCOMING EVENTS

20-22 December
WinterWelVaart
Groningen , Netherlands

25 December
Grog-Törn
Flensburg , Germany

2015

,

11-17 May
Semaine du Golfe Morbihan
Morbihan , France

23-25 May
TS Pinsetraevne
Lemvig , Denmark

9-12 July
XII Galician Traditional Boat Festival
Cabo da Cruz - Boiro , Spain

11-18 July
Classic Channel regatta
Dartmouth - Paimpol - St. Peter Port , United Kingdom

19-23 August
Sail Amsterdam
Amsterdam , Netherlands


EMH PRESENTATION BARCELONA CHARTER MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
 
Go to pdf file


Barcelona Charter
Go to all translations
London, 2005
Momorandum of Understanding (MoU)
Go to official text
COUNCIL OF EUROPE
Parliamentary Assembly
   
Council of Europe Recommendation 1486 (2000)
Maritime and fluvial cultural heritage ... 
>> read more

Faro convention (2005)
The Treaty of Lisbon amending the ... 
 
>> read more
MEMBER OF    
Europa Nostra        International Council of Maritime Museums


Association of Meditereanean Maritime Museums