For the expansion of the Visitor Center “House of the Witch Mare”, the Municipality of Svetvinčenat awarded support in the amount of 524.000,00 kuna

first_imgThe European Year of Cultural Heritage in Svetvincenat lives through all projects, except the Visitor Center “House of the Witch Mare” and is implementing the “Integrated project of revitalization of Istrian castles – KulTERRA” and the project “Invisible Savicenta – translating tradition into contemporary culture” Every year, funds are invested in the restoration of other cultural heritage in the town and municipality, such as the Parish Church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Church of St. Vincent, the Church of St. Catherine and the Church of St. Quirinus, which also contribute to tourism. Based on the Tourism Development Strategy of the Republic of Croatia until 2020, the Strategic Plan of the Ministry of Tourism for the period 2018-2020. year, a decision was made on the selection of projects and the award of grants on the basis Public tourism infrastructure development program in 2018. year. The approval of these funds for the expansion of the Visitor Center “Mare’s Witch House” by the Ministry of Tourism is another recognition, in addition to the awards “SoMo Borac” and Simply the best “which” Mare’s Witch House “won this year.  RELATED NEWS: ISTRIAN SVETVINČENAT BECAME THE FIRST PLACE IN THE WORLD WITH THE APPLICATION OF VIRTUAL REALITY IN SIGHTSEEING The Municipality of Svetvinčenat was awarded support from the Tourism Development Fund in the amount of HRK 524.000,00 for the expansion of the Visitor Center “House of the Witch Mare”. The House of the Witch Mare is a visitor center dedicated to the diverse tangible and intangible cultural heritage of Svetvincenat, interpreted by modern technologies: 3D mapping, virtual and augmented reality. This is just another confirmation that the Visitor Center is recognized as unique in the interpretation of intangible cultural heritage through modern technologies, said Dalibor Macan, Mayor of Svetvincenat and added: “This support will upgrade the Center that we officially opened last year, just at this time, the expanded space will be supplemented with additional content that will certainly contribute to even better development of tourism and increase the number of visitors in Svetvincenat. “last_img