Mission

Transylvania Alive Association for Cultural Heritage is a not for profit organization that engages with and promotes the cultural heritage of Romania with a focus on Transylvania and Maramures.

The Mission of Transylvania Alive is:

  • to contribute toward the understanding, presentation, and preservation of cultural heritage sites in Romania, from prehistory through the 19th century;
  • to organize educational experiences concerning the cultural heritage of Romania;
  • to promote cultural tourism in Romania

In order to accomplish its mission, Transylvania Alive:

  • collaborates with government authorities, communities, academic institutes and professionals to enhance and raise greater awareness of cultural heritage sites in Romania;
  • collaborates with government authorities, communities, academic institutes and professionals on projects, such as exhibitions, workshops and volunteer events, that highlight the cultural heritage of Romania;
  • organizes educational experiences in Romania, such as academic excursions, archaeological excavations, and preservation and ethnographic projects, for students and the public;
  • maintains a website, publishes on-line and printed materials, produces videos and multi-media projects