XIII International Congress of the Association of the Walled City – Lions Club – June 3rd, June 4th and June 5th 2016


“The jealous walls, custodians of history, art and culture of our cities”



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FRIDAY JUNE 3rd  Arrival of participants
From h. 9.00: Welcome and transfer of participants to the Hotels
h. 16.00:  Meeting of participants in the city centre of Urbino (Piazza della Repubblica)
h. 16.30:  Welcome greeting of  the Local Authorities (Sala Raffaello, Collegio Raffaello)
h. 17.00:  Entrance ceremony of the new walled cities in the Lions Club
h. 19.30:  Dinner with typical local products at Collegio Raffaello   After the dinner, transfer to the hotels

h. 8.30- 9.00: Transfer from the hotels to Borgo Mercatale meeting point
h. 9.15:  Meeting at convention site: Teatro Sanzio
h. 9.15:   Registration;  Projection of an unreleased video about the walls of Urbino;  Greeting of the Authorities;  Round table about the theme of the congress “The jealous walls, custodians of history, art and culture of our cities”
h. 12.00:   Delivery of scholarship for the contest “Walled cities” to the winners of Liceo Artistico “Scuola del libro”of Urbino
h. 13.00:  Closing remarks
h. 13.30: Lunch
h. 15.00:   Meeting of the Board of Directors of the  Lions Club Walled Cities
h. 16.30:  Kites throwing event at Fortezza Albornoz  h. 18.00:  Transfer to the hotels
h. 20.30: Gala Dinner at Palazzo Ducale (dress code: dark suit).  End of the dinner and transfer to the hotels

SUNDAY JUNE 5th h. 9.30:  Meeting in Piazza Rinascimento – guided tour of Palazzo Ducale, Galleria Nazionale delle Marche; walking tour of Urbino city centre, World Heritage Site since 1998
h. 13.00:  Lunch
h. 15.00:  Final greetings
h. 16.00:  Transfer to the railway stations/airports


We thank you for Your contribution and Your participation
The President Alessandro Bedini  Tel. +393497660950 – mail:
Contact persons
Representative of Walled cities Lions Urbino: Giovanni Montini  Tel. +393386365745 – +39072253283; mail: Secretary of Lions Urbino: Emanuele Brancati  Tel. +393407889673 – +390722329376; mail:
Info point  Agenzia Urbino Incoming Via Borgo Mercatale, 38 – 61029 Urbino (PU) – Italy – Tel.: +39.0722327831 – +39.3914982815

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