Foundation of the Valley of Palaces and Gardens

FLower Silesian Philharmonic in Jelenia Góra

In the Romantic era Jeleniogórska Valley teeming artistic life, being an inspiration to many famous artists. This is where in 19th century was the perfect landscape discovered.

This was certainly a lovely relationship between nature and breathtaking views of the Mountains and Ore Janowickie, but also with extensive park and palace complexes and residents of these estates. It was the first Prussian royal family and aristocracy and Polish Silesia.

They became patrons of the arts, hosting through its doors, great artists such as Caspar David Friedrich, Carl Friedrich Schinkel, Johann Wolfgang Goethe, Franz Liszt, Frederic Chopin, and famous scientists such as Alexander Humboldt. Jeleniogórska Valley has become for many artists, an important element of their art.

After many years of falling into oblivion, so many lovers, monuments, palace architecture of this region regain its past glory. One of the goals of our Foundation is to promote this unique cultural heritage by including peculiar climate of artistic restoration of historic sites. The idea of the Festival dell’ Arte in the Valley of Palaces and Gardens, combining visual arts, music and poetry, is a literal reference to the past of this region. With the introduction of new forms of art, such as the performance – step into the future.

We invite you to visit the incredible Valley of Palaces and Gardens Jeleniogórska Valley and we wish the same artistic experiences during the Festival.