Place and People

Understanding Europe's natural and cultural heritage

Interpret Europe fosters international collaboration, good practice and research in heritage interpretation in Europe. Find out more about who we are and what we do.

Great interpretation unlocks the significance of a natural site, a museum collection, a historic place or a cultural landscape. It employs advanced educational and communication skills to inspire a wider public. Read more about heritage interpretation and its benefits, or find out more about what 'heritage interpreters' do.

New flyer

Have you ever experienced the challenge of explaining what interpretation is?

Our new flyer can help you to address contacts in the heritage sector who have only a vague idea of heritage interpretation.

IE conference 2014

From 10 to 13 May 2014 interpreters from Europe and across the world will come together in the beautiful town of Primošten on the Croatian coast to discuss about 'Heritage Interpretation and Tourism'.

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Our members are dedicated to enriching the visitor experience of natural and cultural heritage. With the benefit of international best practice they are defining the standards for European interpretation.

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Cooperation broadens horizons

With the support of the Culture programme of the European Union

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