This report presents the different ways in which online media can foster public engagement with urban heritage. It also discusses the societal benefits of participatory heritage websites and provides recommendations on how such online heritage projects can be designed effectively. In so doing, the report targets people who want to learn how online media can be used to keep the past of cities alive.

This project was funded by The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) as part of the programme Creative industry - Knowledge Innovation Mapping (KIEM)
ERMeCC, Erasmus Research Centre for Media, Communication and Culture, Rotterdam
Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC)

van der Hoeven, A. (2018). Online urban heritage. Retrieved from