Museo de la Cal European Heritage Award / Europa Nostra Award 2021
The European Commission and Europa Nostra have just announced the award to the Museo de la Cal de Morón of the European Heritage Award / Europa Nostra Award 2021 in the Education, Training and Awareness category. This non-profit association aims to preserve the ancestral knowledge of traditional lime production and was declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO in 2011.
Aceitunas Montegil, S.L. is a sponsor of the Museo de la Cal de Morón and is proud of this new achievement.
Europa Nostra is the European voice of civil society committed to safeguarding and promoting cultural and natural heritage. A pan-European federation of heritage NGOs, supported by a wide network of public bodies, private companies and individuals, spanning more than 40 countries.
The Jury was impressed by the intergenerational aspect of the association's work, as well as its successful circular economy approach: "This project is a great example of supporting traditional work and lime making techniques that are relevant to the current local community”
25 de mayo de 2021 · Published at Empresa