The Völklinger Hütte World Cultural Heritage Site achieves tourist breakthrough in 2006 - Way over 50% of the World Cultural Heritage Site monument is renovated - More than 1.2 million people have visited the Völklinger Hütte World Cultural Heritage Site – the European Centre for Art and Industrial...

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The Völklinger Hütte World Cultural Heritage Site, itself a major project of Luxemburg and Greater Region – Cultural Capital of Europe 2007, had sent out invitations to the Völklinger Hütte, to welcome in Cultural Capital Year. 2,056 people accepted the invitation and in an “open house day”,...

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A major contemporary eyewitness project being run jointly by Saarland Radio and the Völklinger Hütte World Cultural Heritage Site

Since November 2000, the Völklinger Hütte World Cultural Heritage Site and Saarland Radio have been working jointly on the comprehensive cooperation project “Living with...

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Coal, iron and steel – a new European axis of industrial culture

Shut down in 1986, the Völklingen Ironworks in the Saarland is a unique monument of industrial history. The Völklinger Hütte was the first industrial monument from the 19th century to be listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site....

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Power&Magnificence. The splendour of Europe in the 19th century.

Did you know that the years from 1830 to 1900 were the most significant period of upheaval in our modern civilisation? For the first time in art and architecture, there was an orientation towards the past and towards 'ancient' styles,...

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Duane Hanson in the World Cultural Heritage Site Völklinger Ironworks

“Sculptures of the American Dream” of the American artist Duane Hanson extended to 12th May, 2008 in the Ore Hall of the World Cultural Heritage Site Völklinger Ironworks


The World Cultural Heritage Site Völklinger Ironworks is...

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