1.1 Promotion of local culture and history
Executive Committee of Lutsk City Council (Volynska Oblast, Ukraine)
The Municipality of Lublin (Lubelskie Voivodeship, Poland)
Partner cities Lutsk and Lublin have an ancient common history, full of monuments of historical and cultural heritage. Unfortunately, many of them are now in a bad condition and under the threat of destruction. Thus the project is aimed at solving problems with bad condition of the Chortoryski Tower with defensive wall and Jesuits Monastery with underground cells in Lutsk and Gothic Tower in Lublin.The project aims to increase the number of visitors to the Old cities of Lutsk and Lublin in 20 %. By the joint efforts of the partners it will become possible to preserve Chortoryski Tower with wall, the Jesuits Monastery with underground cells, which are located beneath the Jesuits Monastery in Lutsk, and the Gothic Tower in Lublin, besides open them to residents and tourists, promoting common cities, cultural and historical heritage. After project implementation the attractiveness of the Old cities, the number of cultural activities carried out in these areas, the knowledge of residents and tourists about cities historical and cultural heritage, cooperation of municipal authorities and cultural, tourist institutions of Lutsk and Lublin will increase, scientific reseraches will be carried out.