Night of Fortresses 2022

29./30.4 2022. CROATIA-BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA-MONTENEGRO

Night of Fortresses 2022

29./30.4 2022. CROATIA-BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA-MONTENEGRO

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OUR STORY

Fortresses Heritage for Cross-Border Tourism Development

The FORTITUDE project aims to improve the cultural and tourist offer in cities with established heritage in the cross-border area of ​​Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro, and raise awareness of the potential and importance of valorization of cultural heritage as a generator of cultural tourism development. Therefore, the strategically important goal of the project is to strengthen networking and cooperation among the managers of the established heritage in the cross-border area through the launch of a new joint initiative – a cross-border cultural event called Night of Fortresses.

Night of Fortresses is the first annual cultural and tourist event to be held on established cultural heritage monuments (fortresses, forts, castles…) in Croatia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina – three countries covered by program area Interreg IPA CBC HR-BA-ME.

The first edition of the regional cultural event Noć tvrđava – Night of Fortresses will be held on 29th/30th April 2022.

The organizers of this unique event are partners in the project FORTITUDE: Fortress of Culture Šibenik, City of Banja Luka, City of Karlovac and Municipality of Bar.

About Us

OUR STORY

Fortresses Heritage for Cross-Border Tourism Development

The FORTITUDE project aims to improve the cultural and tourist offer in cities with established heritage in the cross-border area of ​​Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro, and raise awareness of the potential and importance of valorization of cultural heritage as a generator of cultural tourism development. Therefore, the strategically important goal of the project is to strengthen networking and cooperation among the managers of the established heritage in the cross-border area through the launch of a new joint initiative – a cross-border cultural event called Night of Fortresses.

Night of Fortresses is the first annual cultural and tourist event to be held on established cultural heritage monuments (fortresses, forts, castles…) in Croatia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina – three countries covered by program area Interreg IPA CBC HR-BA-ME.

The first edition of the regional cultural event Noć tvrđava – Night of Fortresses will be held on 29th/30th April 2022.

The organizers of this unique event are partners in the project FORTITUDE: Fortress of Culture Šibenik, City of Banja Luka, City of Karlovac and Municipality of Bar.

PUBLIC CULTURAL INSTITUTION FORTRESS OF CULTURE ŠIBENIK

St. Michael's Fortress is the place where the city of Šibenik was born. Built during the Middle Ages on a hill in the middle of the town, it provides a breathtaking view of Šibenik and its surroundings.

CITY OF BANJA LUKA

Fortress Kastel is the oldest historical monument in the City of Banja Luka. It is placed in the city center on the left bank of the Vrbas River. It had been developed through Neolithic era, Bronze Age, Roman conquest of Illyrian territories and Turkish Occupation.

CITY OF KARLOVAC​

Old Castle Dubovac is a magnificent castle from the 13th century, built in the Gothic style and then rebuilt in the Renaissance.
In one of the towers, there is an exhibition dedicated to the history of this part of Croatia, while the castle walls are a sensational viewpoint.

MUNICIPALITY OF BAR

Old City of Bar is an outstanding historic and archeological site of the town of Bar. It is an open-air museum and the largest and the most important Medieval archeological site in Montenegro, which is not yet fully researched.

Schedule

2022

ŠIBENIK

Rock Concert

SPRING 2022
ST. MICHAEL'S FORTRESS

2022

BAR

Augmented Reality System

SPRING 2022
OLD CITY OF BAR

2022

BANJA LUKA

Art Program

SPRING 2022
KASTEL FORTRESS

2022

CBHM

Night of Fortresses 2022

29./30.4 2022. CROATIA-BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA-MONTENEGRO

2022

ŠIBENIK

Rock Concert

SPRING 2022
ST. MICHAEL'S FORTRESS

2022

BAR

Augmented Reality System

SPRING 2022
OLD CITY OF BAR

2022

BANJA LUKA

Art Program

SPRING 2022
KASTEL FORTRESS

2022

CBHM

Night of Fortresses 2022

29./30.4 2022.
CROATIA-BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA-MONTENEGRO

Spring 2022

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