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An illustration of the Arc de triomphe, in Paris. A frontal view of the monument on a sunny day. There are some people walking around it, and a few of them are horse-riding.
Napoleon and urbanism in the 19th century

Discover the emergence of the modern city driven by the changes in urban planning across Europe under Napoleon I

una imagen de primer plano de una píldora médica redonda blanca sobre un fondo negro. En la píldora están grabadas las palabras «la píldora».
La píldora

Cómo la medicina revolucionaria cambió el curso de la historia

fotografía en blanco y negro de atletas femeninas en una carrera
Héroes de los Juegos Olímpicos

Relatos de los Juegos Olímpicos y Paralímpicos

Illustration of four types of parrots by Graceanna Lewis. Depicts a macaw, lory, ground parrot, and cockatoo (the last is a reproduction of an illustration by John Gould)
Women writing birds

Learn about the pioneering American ornithologists

Louise Weiss at the European Parliament
Louise Weiss: una mujer comprometida con Europa

Let's look back at the life of a journalist, feminist activist, writer, filmaker and elected MEP.

colour medieval illustration of a man in blue robes who sits at a desk
The art of reading in the Middle Ages

A journey through society of medieval Europe

artwork of Juan de Pareja by Diego Velázquez, photograph of Nellie Cooman running and illustration of Toussaint Louverture
Vidas destacadas de personas negras en Europa

De la lucha por la libertad y los derechos a la inspiración de las artes y los terrenos deportivos

a double exposure black and white picture of the same entrance of a Chinese palace.
China in perspective

Discovering China through European heritage collections

Looted Library, Reconstructed Library

How Riga Jesuit College's books found their way from Latvia to Sweden

A man, in frame on the right, twiddles knobs on a large IBM computer, while a mirror on the left shows the rest of the office, filled with computers of varying sizes, in its reflection.
A century of technology

Read about groundbreaking 20th-century inventions in transport, industry, media and everyday life

El Premio Sájarov, el Parlamento Europeo y los derechos humanos en el mundo

Read about the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought and the European Parliament’s commitment to safeguarding human rights around the world.

Illustration of the view of Danube river
The Danube: connecting Europe

Explore the River Danube, which has inspired musicians, artists, engineers and holders of political and military power for centuries.

The Beaver’s Journey

Follow the European beaver on its journey to from Norway to Sweden in 1922.

¡La Carta de los Derechos Fundamentales de la Unión Europea cumple 20 años!

¡La Carta de los Derechos Fundamentales de la Unión Europea cumple 20 años!

Family Matters

Explore different family concepts and discourses, looking back at the 20th century.

Uncovering Hidden Stories

Explore an introduction to European archaeology.

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El Parlamento Europeo, la caída del Muro de Berlín y la reunificación alemana

Mágicas, Místicas y Medicinales

Plantas y hongos psicoactivos

Solidarity: A Peaceful Revolution

Learn about a peaceful revolution: the August 1980 shipyard strike in Poland.

Echos of an Empire

Explore images of Byzantine instruments found in manuscripts and objects from daily life.