The Festival of Europe is a celebration of Robert Schuman's famous speech. He delivered it on 9 May 1950 and it was to be the impulse that set the creation of the European Union in motion.
This year's anniversary is particularly important, as it will take place 2 weeks before the European elections of 25 May.
Luxembourg will celebrate the Festival of Europe with a European village, and the Court of Justice of the European Union will also open its doors to the public.
From 11.00: opening of the European village where you can discover the different European institutions and Member States
11.30 - 16.00: guided tours by bus in the European district
Departure from the Place Clairefontaine at 11.30, 13.00, 14.30, 16.00 - Duration : 1 hour 25 minutes
14.00: Official opening
Possibility to meet candidates running in the European elections.
Cultural programme throughout the day.
End of the Festival at 18.00.