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PAST EVENTS

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WHAT STORY SHOULD EUROPE TELL?

13 Nov 2018 (18:00 - 20:00)
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FULLY BOOKED

Public Lecture by Timothy Garton Ash

( Fully booked. A recording will be available after the event, on our website and social media channels.)

Faced with Brexit, populism and anti-liberalism spreading to the heart of Europe, an expansive China, and the raw challenges of Putin...

Hosted event: EUNIC Panel debate "Security vs. Privacy"

30 Oct 2018 (18:00 - 20:00)
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The House of European History will host the new EUNIC - European Union National Institutes for Culture - Brussels conference cycle questioning the future of Europe: “For a New European Social Contract”. The first panel discussion will explore how the...

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European Story Series #3

25 Oct 2018 (18:30 - 20:00)
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Literature forms an integral part of our common European heritage. This is why the European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) and the House of European History are partnering for an exciting initiative: A European Story – a series of guided tours by European writers in three parts.

We...

Principle of Hope Europe

Hosted event: Principle of Hope Europe

18 Oct 2018 (18:00 - 20:00)
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Principle of Hope Europe takes Ernst Bloch's “militant optimism” as the starting point for a critical and artistic examination of the relationship between historiography, design, art, media and discourse in Europe. Students and professors working within the master program “Research in Design,...

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Unheard Traces

18 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018 (09:00 - 18:00)
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The House of European History is a home. Visitor’s perspectives belong here as well as the exhibition curated by the young people from the Lab Europa workshop in Osnabrück. A full exhibition space is available for you, dear visitor. You are warmly invited to fill the empty showcases. The walls...

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Thursday 11 October: Nocturne at the Museum!

11 Oct 2018 (17:00 - 22:00)
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On October 11th between 17.00 and 22.00 history comes to life for the visitors’ delight at the House of European History.

On that day, visitors will encounter costumed actors in the galleries from Experience the Past , who will recreate...

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Boring old stories? Antiquity today

8 Oct 2018 (18:00 - 20:00)
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Every minute that passes, history becomes even longer. Never before has our cultural heritage been so diverse nor the awareness of it so extensive. But is any of it necessary or even relevant to our lives?

Why bother studying the remote, ancient past? We certainly feel our links to the...

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Multilingualism Day 2018

29 Sep 2018 (10:00 - 16:00)
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Multilingualism Day 2018: Let's Talk

Linguistic and cultural diversity is one of Europe’s strengths and is woven into the EU Treaties as a core value. As the linguist and philosopher Umberto Eco said, ‘the language of Europe is translation’. Multilingualism Day is your chance to see this...

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European Story Series #2

20 Sep 2018 (18:30 - 20:00)
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Young adults

We are sorry to announce that the guided visit and reading in Greek with Myrto Azina Chronides has been cancelled due to medical reasons. Thank you for your understanding and we apologize for any inconvenience. The...

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