European Garden Award 2023: Ceremony on 23rd June

For the announcement of the nine award winners and the presentation of the award, the following programme is scheduled from 17:00 in the park of Schloss Dyck: BEGRÜßUNG | WELCOME: Hans-Jürgen Petrauschke (Landrat, Rhein-Kreis Neuss I County Governor, Rhine County of Neuss) Roswitha Arnold (Vorstand, Europäisches Gartennetzwerk EGHN I Vice-Chairman, European Garden Heritage Network EGHN)…

Invitation: Crossing Borders

The European Garden Network EGHN, Stiftung Schloss Dyck and LWL-Denkmalpflege, Landschafts- und Baukultur in Westfalen cordially invite you to celebrate the 20th anniversary of EGHN together. With an event on 12 May 2023, we want to once again “cross borders” in terms of content and geography with lectures on two current topics, guided tours and…

New EGHN-Partners in Bad Homburg

Extraordinary ensemble invites you to visit and to gain new experiences The Schlosspark Bad Homburg and the Landgräfliche Gartenlandschaft of the City of Bad Homburg were jointly included into the EGHN during a ceremony on 5 October 2022. The Schlosspark, which was designed over the course of several centuries, is very attractive with its numerous…

Winners awarded!

Nine happy winners from seven countries have been awarded during the ceremony at Schloss Dyck on the 24th June 2022. Category “Protection or Development of a Cultural Landscape”: 1st Prize: Urbancows Category “Special Award of the International Jury”: 1st Prize: Jardins de la Paix Category “Climate Mitigation Measures in Parks and Gardens”: 1st Prize: Enghaveparken…

Gardens of Peace

Laudation by Roswitha Arnold for Gardens of Peace (PDF) Gardens of Peace (France, Belgium) During the meeting in March, the jury spontaneously decided to hand out a “Special Award of the International Jury” to honour the “Gardens of Peace” and their important admonition and message. “Gardens of Peace” is a unique landscape project on the…

Open Call: European Garden Award 2022

Following the successful Open Call last year, you are now invited to nominate candidates for the European Garden Award 2022 in these four categories: – Design or concept of a contemporary park or garden– Management or development of a historic park or garden– Protection or development of a cultural landscape and– new in 2022 ––…

Adolf-Vorwerk-Park

Located at the Toelleturm (Toelle Tower) in the eastern part of Wuppertal’s Südhöhen (southern hills), this almost 6-hectare landscape park can be found at the edge of a historical villa district not far from the Barmer Anlagen parkland. The Vorwerk family park was founded around 1907 and has a spectacular topography that affords wonderful views…