The Municipal Council of Mértola will promote, in December, a cycle of talks with experts from different academic disciplines, to discuss the possible candidacy of the village to World Heritage.
The municipality intends to request the critical analysis, reflection and contribution of those present to build a "shared, participated and well-founded" application.
The first conversation takes place on December 6th, starting at 3:00 p.m., in the Misericórdia Church – Núcleo de Arte Sacra of the Museum of Mértola, with the theme «Mértola, World Heritage Site? Contributions to the assessment of the universal exceptionality of the good ".
The event will have the reflection of Santiago Macias, Maria Conceição Lopes and Joaquim Boiça, with the moderation of Deolinda Tavares, of the Regional Directorate of Culture of the Alentejo.
This is an organization of the Municipality of Mértola, in partnership with the Archaeological Field of Mértola and with the support of the Regional Directorate of Culture of Alentejo.