Free admission for the World Heritage Day

On the occasion of World Cultural Heritage Day, April 18, (Monuments and Sites Day), which has been celebrated on the initiative of UNESCO since 1982, admission to the Museum of the Macedonian Struggle for Independence, Skopje will be free for all visitors.

April 18 was proposed by the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) in 1982 and officially recognized by the UNESCO General Assembly during its 22nd General Conference in 1983.

The primary purpose of this day is to raise awareness of the enormous diversity of cultural heritage around the world, emphasizing its vulnerability and the necessary efforts to protect and preserve it. Through various activities, such as visits to monuments and heritage sites, conferences, round tables and publishing articles in newspapers, people globally engage in discussions and actions aimed at preserving our common cultural heritage.

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