Narva-Ivangorod Castles 2


Name of Lead Beneficiary

Foundation Narva Museum

Associated partners

Ministry of Culture, Republic of Estonia; Committee for External Relations of the Leningrad Region; Committee for Culture of Leningrad Region

Thematic objective

TO1 Business and SME development

Start date: 02.09.2019

End date: 01.09.2022

Duration: 36 months

Specific area

Increasing SME development and entrepreneurship by fostering cross-border business contacts and the development of services and products

Programme co-financing

5 128 480,22 EUR

Total budget

7 355 590,74 EUR


Northeast Estonia

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Project status

Ongoing (2)

Narva-Ivangorod Castles 2 - ER3

Development of the unique Narva-Ivangorod trans-border fortresses ensemble as a single cultural and tourist object. 2nd stage

Project will focus on improvement of business and living environment by increasing the competitiveness of the cross-border region through continuing development of the Narva-Ivangorod trans-border fortresses ensemble as a single cultural and tourist product.

Specific objectives:

  • Attractiveness improvement of Narva and Ivangorod  Castles territories for visitors
  • Sharing the knowledge within the project implementation with general public and enterprises

Main activities:

  • Expert assessment of detailed design documentation, archaeological excavation and supervision, construction works in western yard, Kristervall bastion, restoration of outer walls, exhibition creation on Estonian side
  • Restoration works, supervision services, research works and creation of permanent exhibition in Big Powder Granary on the Russian side
  • Search and contracting new service providers for Ivangorod fortress
  • Broad range of information and communication activities

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