International scientific conference in Nida, dedicated to 20th anniversary of inscription of Curonian Spit on UNESCO World Heritage List


Twenty years ago, the Curonian Spit was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List and became not only a local pride, but also a global value. The Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania announced the year 2020 the year of UNESCO. This is a good occasion to call attention to the situation in the most unique area of Lithuania.


To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the inscription of the Curonian Spit on UNESCO World Heritage List, an international scientific conference "Bendras paveldas - bendros žinios: kultūrinis Kuršių nerijos kraštovaizdis praeityje ir dabar" (Common heritage – common knowledge: cultural landscape of the Curonian Spit in the past and at present), organised by the Kuršių Nerija National Park Directorate together with  partners – Neringa Municipality and Neringa Museum.


On 29–30 October, all persons interested in the situation in the Curonian Spit can listen to interesting presentations and discussions online. The programme of the conference and connection to the conference online can be find at:


If you need more information, please contact Aušra Feser, Director of the Kuršių Nerija National Park: tel. +370 698 88585,