Huércal-Overa adds value to the cultural heritage as a tourist attraction


The City of Huércal-Overa adds value to the cultural heritage as a tourist attraction and part of the economic engine of the town, This is reflected in the Strategic Plan for the Revitalization of Cultural Heritage of the municipality, they presented yesterday the Mayor, Domingo Fernández, and the Councilor for Tourism, Monica Navarro, by Francisco Ramos Area Director consultancy Intelligent Heritage.

Fernandez stressed that "the goal we pursue with the various actions that will be carried out following the guidelines of this Plan is to get Huércal-Overa is appealing to all, that tourists come and enjoy our town any day of the year. We have directed part of this path we have to follow and in fact is already a common sight to find people walking our streets, visiting the homes of Brotherhoods, the Church and the emblematic buildings of the municipality ".

Within five years, from the present to 2023, the City Council a total investment of € 695,060.68 twenty actions that are structured in eight axes to "work on a proper line Grow tourism in our town will be held will be held, We needed the lines to follow and once raised we are already working on several of them as the creation of Corporate Identity with the creation of the brand Explore Huércal-Overa. Likewise already approved in the early transfer of the Four Towers Building, and the start of record for this building is declared of Cultural Interest (BIC)”, one of the emblematic buildings of the municipality in which, since many years, It has not made any intervention for maintenance so it is taking a gradual deterioration of the, Tourism explained Councilwoman who announced that next summer will launch the Archaeological Campus aimed at youth aged 14 years "which may in the summer months be archaeologists in the history of our town, to make the enhancement of the remains and tell our story. An experience that they will inform our youth in the coming days so that they can be part of it ".

Another action that are already included in the budget this year, to be adopted in the coming days, It is improving APP Easter in which the routes of the processions will be included and the history of the various Guilds,

For next school year working on the project Guardian Heritage, where exactly are the children of the town who take care to keep and pass on the heritage, a nice project that will lead to them and will make them feel special being protagonists in their village.

In the Revitalization Plan Cultural Heritage also they reflect the APP of the Greenway, Plan a museum, Archaeological letter, Cultural guide, excursions Vr, APP culture accessible to all, Sonoro file and rehabilitation plans of the buildings of the Four Towers and Casino.

In the event the municipal representatives were clothed by neighbors, Guilds and associations representatives who wanted to see first hand the Plan and the actions set out therein through which the rich heritage that can be part of the axis that grows identifies the town's economy. The document will be available in the coming days on the City Council website: