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20 years UNESCO of Jurisdiction of Saint-Émilion

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Association Juridiction de Saint-Emilion, Patrimoine Mondial de l’Humanité Hôtel de Ville
6 place Pioceau - 3330 SAINT-EMILION

05 57 55 50 50



December 1999 remains a historic date for Saint-Émilion! It is on this date that the vineyard and the 8 villages of the Jurisdiction of Saint-Émilion were listed as World Heritage Site by the UNESCO, as a "cultural landscape". A world first!

Anniversary means celebration!


To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the inscription of the Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion on the World Heritage List, June 28th, 29th and 30th 2019 will be marked by events throughout the Jurisdiction for a joyful and popular program.


On the program:


  • Saint-Emilion Fête le Vin (with a tasting pass at 17 € giving access to 7 wines to be tasted)
  • 3 evenings of concerts and music throughout the Jurisdiction (25 concerts and musical events in total)
  • Open Doors of the wineries
  • Producer markets
  • Conferences (including one highlighting the vineyards registered with UNESCO - Burgundy, Champagne, Loire Valley, Lavaux, Douro, Tokaj)
  • Parent-child space
  • Philosophical walks and night strolls
  • Illumination of emblematic monuments
  • Street theatre
  • Banquet on the banks of the Dordogne in Vignonet
  • Procession of the Jurade de Saint-Emilion and Reconstruction of the vine maker's fire mark

A breathtaking program to spend 3 exceptional days!


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