In the track of technical monuments from Podhalie in Liptov

Tourism Project

Title in original language: Po stopách technických pamiatok z Podhalia na Liptov

Country/ies: Poland, Slovakia
Status: Actual projects
Category: Projects and initiatives for sustainable tourism development
Link to the Tourism Strategy: Objective 1 - Establish supportive conditions for sustainable tourism products and services, including development of a marketing scheme for the promotion of the Carpathians as a unique sustainable tourism destination objectives of the strategy
Duration of the project: 01/2017 - 10/2017
Objectives and results of the project:

The project "In the track of technical monuments" is based on protecting cultural heritage and on increasing the avaliability of unique technical monuments in Polish-Slovak border area. The project will be realized in the area of Nowy Targ town as the Lead partner in cooperation with the municipality Ludrová and Žilina County. Goals of the project will be reached by realization of following tasks; 1. Creation and promotion of cultural track "In the track of technical monuments from Podhalie to Liptov". 2. Recovering and conservation of historical elevated tank in Nowy Targ railway station. Exhibition with previous Nowy Targ railroad Nowy Targ – Kraľovany theme. 3. Recovering and building previous part of hotel Herz in Nowy Targ and creation of letterpress museum. 4. Building a wooden architecture in Ludrova and creating museum of paper manufacture. 5. Recovering a narrow cage railway station railroad in Pribylina. The achievement of these tasks will be a new cross-border product – cultural-thematic track, connecting the most important and the most interesting objects in the border area respecting the touristic, historic an architectonic values. It’s atractions will be a Letterpress Museum in Nowy Targ, Museum of paper manufacture in Ludrová, monument of a unique engineering skills – railway elevated tank and also a reconstructed railroad of narrow cage railway station, which is going to serve for touristic-recreative journeys. Creation of the track and will contribute toward development and promotion of unique border-area values, improvement of whole region and increasing atractivity of touristic infrastructure

Implementing organization / institution:

Gmina Town Nowy Targ

Project partners:

Municipality Ludrová, Zilina County

Total amount of the project: 1.688.090,92 EUR
Financing institution(s): National, regional, local government or institutions
Name of program(s): ERDF, Interreg Poland - Slovakia
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