#PalaceDay. European day of royal palaces on Twitter
On July 19, a cultural event is happening on Twitter. #PalaceDay, initiated by the Palace of Versailles and by the members of the Association of European Royal Residences (ARRE), is open to all the royal palaces as well as to the general public.
#PalaceDay aims to promote the common cultural heritage and to bring together the most of the European royal palaces. They are all welcome to share their history, their behind-the-scenes pictures and their collections in new and exciting ways.
#PalaceDay will also encourage visitors to participate in this event and to post their favourite memories from their visit.
18 institutions in charge of the most prestigious European palaces are already involved in the #PalaceDay:
Austria: Schloss Schönbrunn GMBH
Denmark: Kongernes Samling
France: Etablissement public du domaine national de Chambord
France: Etablissement public du château, du musée et du domaine national de Versailles
France: Etablissement public du château de Fontainebleau
France: Les châteaux du Centre des Monuments nationaux (CMN)
Germany: Stiftung Preussische Schlösser und Gärten Berlin-Brandenburg
Italy: Musei Reali - Palazzo Reale di Torino
Italy: Consorzio di Valorizzazione Culturale La Venaria Reale
Italy: Reggia di Caserta
Poland: Muzeum Pałacu Króla Jana III w Wilanowie
Poland: Muzeum Lazienki Królewskie w Warszawie
Poland: Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie
Portugal: Palácio Nacional de Mafra
Portugal: Parques de Sintra-Monte da Lua
Russia: Государственный музей-заповедник "Петергоф" - Peterhof State Museum-Reserve
Spain: Patrimonio Nacional
Netherlands: Paleis Het Loo Nationaal Museum
United Kingdom: Historic Royal Palaces
About the Association of European Royal Residences
The ARRE, created in 2001 under the initiative of the Palace of Versailles which holds its presidency, promotes synergy among its members. The association gathers 21 members in 14 European countries and Russia. Its activities include vocational training, development of partnerships, or actions of promotion, co-production and co-edition.
Join us on the #PalaceDay