Green Heritage

News and activities of the project Green Heritage

Created/updated 16.03.2015 14:01
News and activities of the project Green Heritage, Vidzeme Tourism Association

The Project has been completed!

The project Green Heritage is based on the idea of the formation of parks as places for cultural activities and popular recreation aiming at the same time at supporting local business activities.

Overall objective

To lay grounds for the regeneration of the parks of manor houses, in order to increase the role of parks in the wellbeing of local communities.

Specific objectives
-  To elaborate technical documentation for the further development of manor houses’ parks
-  To strengthen cooperation and experience exchange among the landscape designers, historians, garden specialists, owners and managers of manor houses complex for the better regeneration of parks
-  To organize cultural events in the parks in order to attract visitors and to promote local producers and craftsmen and preserve traditional skills
-  To promote project area as rich cultural and historical heritage tourism destination.


Vidzeme Tourism Association (Latvia)

Gulbene Municipality Council (Latvia)
State Budgetary Institution of Culture of the Leningrad Region (Russia)
Rapina Municipality Government (Estonia)


Total budget of the Project: 297 094 EUR

Project activities


Project materials



This document has been produced with the financial assistance of the Estonia – Latvia – Russia Cross Border Cooperation Programme within European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument 2007 – 2013. The contents of this document are the sole responsibility of Vidzeme Tourism Association and can under no circumstances be regarded as reflecting the position of the Programme, Programme participating countries, alongside with the European Union.