EUROPEAN HERITAGE DAYS - 19TH AND 20TH SEPTEMBER

2015-09-18

GEP 2015 - Castel del Monte

Castel del Monte - Andria (BT)
19th and 20th September 2015
Apulian wines between images and documents
 Virtual exhibition and tasting of local wines
 
The Ministry of Heritage and Culture and Tourism adheres to the European Heritage Days, promoted in 1991 by the Council of Europe and the European Commission with the aim to promote dialogue and exchange in culture among the European nations. The coincidence of the European Heritage Days with the opening period of the Expo provided an opportunity to structure events around the theme of food. This theme  is always deeply linked to the values %u200B%u200Bof the culture.
As part of this initiative in the castle of Frederick II,a virtual video will be shown. This movie, lasting 20 minutes, will be repeated every hour from 11:00. 
The movie shows with spectacular and evocative theme of Apulian wines. During the unlikely route you can admire the archaeological finds from the collections of the major Apulian archaeological museums: National Archaeological Museum of Altamura, Gioia del Colle, Egnatia, Jatta in Ruvo di Puglia, and Marta Taranto. The ideal trip ends with a sudden surprise effect which will hopefully leave visitors a fun and unforgettable memory.

Tasting of local wines. The event will be an opportunity to taste local wines guided by expert sommeliers. Local wines will be offered by "La Strada dei vini doc Castel del Monte" Association.
Saturday from 16.00 to 21.30 and Sundays from 16.00 to 18.30.
 
Hours and tickets:
 
Saturday 19 th September  from 10.15 to 19.15.
Tickets: € 5.00 - € 2.50 Reduced (visitors between 18 to 25 years).
In the evening from 20.00 to 24.00 (last entry at 23.30).
Tickets: € 1,00
 
Sunday, 20th September  from 10.15 to 19.15.
In the evening from 20:00 to 23:00 (last entry at 22:30).
Tickets: € 5.00 -  € 2.50 Reduced (visitors be tweed 18 to 25 years). 

Admission is free for children under 18 years and for other categories, as provided by law.

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