Application of Veszprém to the European Capital of Culture 2023 is submitted

Application of Veszprém to the 2023 European Capital of Culture was prepared with the professional support of HÉTFA. The application material was submitted on 9 November at the Ministry of Human Resources by Gyula Porga, Mayor of Veszprém with the representatives of two other competing cities, mayors of Debrecen and Győr.

ENriCH: Discovering European cultural heritage through international dialogue

The project ENriCH: Reveal YouropEaN Cultural Heritage, funded by the Europe for Citizens Programme, is being kicked off in September. ENriCH is led by the city of Veszprém with the support of the International Office of HETFA. Municipalities and civil organizations active in the field of youth and culture from Hungary, Slovenia, Estonia, Austria and […]

Veszprém on the cultural map of Europe

Veszprém, cited usually as “the city of Queens”, is one of the oldest Hungarian towns. Embraced by the Lake Balaton and the Bakony hills, it is the economic and cultural centre of the region. Culture plays an important role in the life of the city which is at the same time old and new, calm, […]