ASSOCIAZIONE DIMORE STORICHE ITALIANE
Associazione Dimore Storiche Italiane is a Moral Agency recognized by DPR 11.26.90, for over 36 years it aims to facilitate the conservation, valorization and management of historic residences. In our country, often credited with 60% of the world’s cultural heritage, the historic-artistic heritage of architecture, is an essential part of the cultural identity. The conservation of this heritage, a truthful memory of the past, requires that it should be passed on to future generations through the protection and valorization of buildings and historic gardens, protecting them from degradation and destruction. The historic residences in fact, are not always turned into museums and preserving them in some way is keeping them alive, by choosing a compatible destination reflecting the original vocation of the buildings. Specifically, A.D.S.I.
promotes the counseling and legal assistance, administrative, fiscal and technical assistance to its members for the purpose of safeguarding, conservation, valorization and management of historic residences – it maintains
good relations with the competent public authorities – collaborates
with similar national and international associations, particularly European ones with similar purposes and is a member of HEH (European Historic Houses ) – promotes
studies, research and other activities aimed at the attainment of social goals and envisions
the means to achieve a more adequate European and national legislative orientation.