European Heritage Days 2016
“Heritage and Citizenship”, theme of the 33rd edition of the European Heritage Days, 17 and 18 September 2016
La 33e The European Heritage Days celebrates an essential theme, inscribed in the history of the event and at the heart of our society:
"Heritage and citizenship".
Considering that the historical monuments which the State ensures the conservation must include not only the precious buildings in relation to their execution or the history of art, but also those which a glorious memory recommends to the respect of the people; Considering that the Salle du Jeu de Paume, in Versailles, is the place where, for the first time, the national will has taken place with brilliance and solemnity; on the report of the director of fine arts; let us stop: the Salle du Jeu de Paume, in Versailles, is classified among the historical monuments».
Order of 22 March 1848, signed by Alexandre Ledru-Rollin,
Minister of the Interior of the Second Republic