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François Crépin and the Study of Wild Roses

Learn about rose specialist, François Crépin, and his studies on ‘the queen of flowers’.

The Silk and the Blood

Join on a travel outward from Byzantium’s epicentre in Constantinople to emergent sites in Ravenna, Crete and Mount Athos.

70.º aniversário da Declaração Schuman - 9 de maio de 1950

Em 9 de maio de 1950, no contexto internacional da Guerra Fria, a Declaração de Robert Schuman marcou o início da construção da Europa comunitária.

Plantas comestíveis das Américas

Discover how Christopher Columbus's journeys greatly influenced Europe's eating habits.

Celebrations in Europe

Explore a variety of customs and traditions across Europe in this online exhibition.

The Sound of the Trenches

Learn about the importance of music in World War I - before, during and after battle.  

Still a Working Title?

Observe Europeans portrayed in real-life situations to showcase the principles of the European Pillar of Social Rights.

Blue Skies, Red Panic

Go on a photographic journey through 1950s Europe between east and west, and liberty and repression.

The Rise of Literacy in Europe

Read how a passion for the written word moved out of the Church and into society at large.

Heritage at Risk

Explore the natural and man-made threats to cultural heritage, from ancient times until today.


Let's celebrate the historical contribution of innovative women to human knowledge and culture

An Eye for Detail

Discover photos full of intricate detail and learn how visually complex images challenge the viewer.

People on the Move

Explore enriching effects of migration - we’ve hand-picked stories of inspiring individuals and communities who have made their mark.

Greek song in the 19th and 20th century

Delve into a unique collection of Greek songs and observe their evolution from the 19th century until today.

Les Couturiers

Read stories about acclaimed fashion designers from Elsa Schiaparelli to Christian Dior to Cristobal Balenciaga.

Tricks of the Trade

Explore photographs of the fruit of labour of farmers, inventors, craftsmen and factory workers.

Visions of War

Discover World War I artists and soldiers and their painting, drawing, sculpture on the Western Front.

An Ecstasy of Beauty

Trace the journeys of Finnish artists from the 1880s to the 1930s, across north Africa and the Middle East to New York and New Mexico.

Music and Mechanics

See how sound can be created, explored and measured using mechanics, and how acoustic instruments have influenced mechanical ones.

Power to the People

Learn how the medium of photography was used to capture crowds on film in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.