In February 10th – 12th 2016 TRAININGS FOR OWNERS (ADMINISTRATORS) OF CULTURAL HERITAGE OBJECTS took place at Pavirvytė manor landlord house (Pavirvytės srt. 14, Pavirvytė village, Viekšniai parish, Mažeikiai region). These trainings are one of the activities of project which is implemented by PI “Academy of Cultural Heritage” together with the partner from Norway “The actualization and restoration of the wooden cultural heritage in Lithuania in collaboration with Norwegian specialists of cultural heritage applying the Norwegian experience to the landlord house of Pavirvytė manor (the unique code in the registry of Cultural values – 36246)”.
During the trainings participants had a chance to hear more about this project, its process of implementation, to get acquainted with possibilities of funding and reimbursement for maintenance works of cultural heritage objects. Also these trainings had a lot of practical advices, i. e. how to maintain and protect parquet, roofs, windows and doors, how to reduce electricity expenditures, what kind of possibilities can be used to apply natural smoothing materials, representatives of Department of Cultural Heritage of Culture Ministry introduced the most topical innovations in legislation which must be known for owners and administrators of cultural heritage objects.
Trainings attracted owners and administrators of such manors as Vilnius University, Kurtuvėnai, Barbolaukis, Sližiai, Renavas, Pavirvytė, Piliesiai, and representatives of Lithuanian Association of Castles and Manors.
Project is funded according to the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism 2009-2014 Conservation and Revitalization of Cultural and Natural Heritage Program. The aim of the project is to actualize the problems of Lithuanian wooden heritage and to restore it when collaborating with Norwegian specialists of cultural heritage by sharing their experiences and applying it to Lithuanian Pavirvytė manor house (the unique code in the registry of Cultural values – 36246).
Authors of photos: Agnė Žilinskaitė, Indrė Rutkauskaitė, Antanas Naujokas.
The project is commonly funded by Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway according to the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism and Republic of Lithuania.
More information about the project: head of the project Indrė Rutkauskaitė, tel./fax (370 5) 2619886, mob.tel. +37068413902, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org