We are Europeana

We empower the cultural heritage sector in its digital transformation. We develop expertise, tools and policies to embrace digital change and encourage partnerships that foster innovation. We make it easier for people to use cultural heritage for education, research, creation and recreation. Our work contributes to an open, knowledgeable and creative society.

We collaborate

We bring together cultural heritage professionals from all over Europe. 

We advocate

We provide the cultural heritage sector with a voice advocating for better digital practices.

We reach audiences

We work to share and promote cultural heritage so that it can be used and enjoyed by people all over the world. 

We build capacity

We provide opportunities for institutions and individuals in the cultural heritage sector to develop their digital skills and practice.

We build technology

We develop and maintain technical solutions for showcasing, sharing and using digital cultural heritage.

Submit your proposal for Europeana 2022

Europeana 2022 will take place on 28 - 30 September 2022 and the call for proposals is now open. 


Find out more and submit your proposal
Title:
Europeana 2022
Date:
2022
Institution:
Europeana Foundation
Country:
Netherlands

News

The ENUMERATE Self Assessment Tool: gain insight into your institution’s digital transformation
Title:
Abacus
Date:
1893 or earlier
Institution:
World Museum Vienna
Country:
Austria

The ENUMERATE Self Assessment Tool: gain insight into your institution’s digital transformation

Created: 25 May 2022

ENUMERATE - giving insights into the digital transformation of the cultural heritage sector - is back! Find out why you should use the ENUMERATE Self Assessment tool, how to access it and what benefits it brings. 

Celebrating sport heritage with Europeana Sport
Title:
L'italiana Tagliaferri vince l'ottava batteria dei 100 metri piani all'Olimpiade di Londra, seguita dall'olandese Stad-de-Jong
Institution:
Associazione culturale GoTellGo
Country:
Italy

Celebrating sport heritage with Europeana Sport

Created: 24 May 2022

The Europeana Sport project has highlighted European sport heritage through publishing new cultural heritage collections, digital storytelling and a series of participatory events. Explore what the project achieved.

Projects

We form projects and partnerships around new ideas and technologies that encourage audiences to engage with their cultural heritage.


Learn more
Title:
Winter Scene from the Stockholm Waterfront.
Creator:
Alfred Bergström
Date:
1899
Institution:
Nationalmuseum Sweden
Country:
Sweden

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Education
Title:
Esbjörn at the study corner
Creator:
Carl Larsson
Institution:
Nationalmuseum Sweden
Country:
Sweden

Education

Cultural heritage has a crucial role to play in education. Explore information, guidance and resources to enrich and inspire learning practice. 

Events
Title:
Merry Company
Creator:
Isack Elyas
Date:
1629
Institution:
Rijksmuseum
Country:
Netherlands

Events

Europeana organises, attends and highlights a number of events throughout the year - explore some of interest.

Research
Title:
De astronoom
Creator:
Abraham Delfos, after Johannes Vermeer
Date:
1794
Institution:
Rijksmuseum
Country:
Netherlands

Research

Funding, resources and a community to bring together digital cultural heritage, academia and research.

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