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Association of Friends and Sponsors of the Fagus Factory World Heritage Site

Association of Friends and Sponsors of the Fagus Factory World Heritage Site / Verein der Freunde und Förderer des Weltkulturerbes Fagus-Werk e.V.

Cultural Route
  • European Route of Industrial Heritage
Country
  • Germany
Member Category
  • Cultural Institution / NGO
  • Museum
  • Heritage Site
Member Status
Network
Year of Accession to Membership
N/D
Contact Details
UNESCO-Welterbe Fagus-Werk
Hannoversche Straße 58
DE-31061 Alfeld (Leine)

Tel: +49 (0)5181 790
Website: www.fagus-werk.com
Email: info[at]fagus-werk.com
Contact Person
N/D
Main Town/Region
Alfeld (Leine) (Hildesheim, Lower Saxony)
Site Town/Region
Alfeld (Leine) (Hildesheim, Lower Saxony)
Main GPS Location
51.983596, 9.812172
Site GPS Location
51.983596, 9.812172
UNESCO World Heritage List
Fagus Factory in Alfeld (2011) (whc.unesco.org/en/list/1368)
European Heritage Label
N/D
Other Heritage Labels
N/D
Description
The shoe last Fagus Factory in Alfeld is a 10-building complex designed at the beginning of the 20th century by Walter Gropius and Adolf Meyer. The factory is still operation and its former warehouse has been turned into an exhibition on past and present of the industrial plant.
The Association of Friends and Sponsors of the Fagus Factory World Heritage Site (est. 2011) was founded by committed friends of the factory and company employees. The purpose of the Association is the promotion of cultural and tourist activities as well as the intangible and material support for the development of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Fagus Factory.
The Fagus Factory in Alfeld is an Anchor Point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage.
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