My House of European History is a unique collaborative project incorporating your testimonies on Europe.
A time and space odyssey
Travel through thousands of stories by European citizens
Jump from time...
Thousands of European stories to discover! The stories are arranged in easy-to-browse time slices. Of course you can add your own story anywhere in this fantastic wall of memories. But there’s more!
Each story has its own geographical location. You can use the interactive map to fly around the world discovering stories from near and far! A powerful search engine will help you find whatever you want, anywhere in Europe, anywhere in the world.
Browse and search this awesome catalogue
Because each of the stories is unique, we offer a quick and easy way to explore them. You can search the huge catalogue by time, topic, contributor and, of course, location. And yes, since the stories can be written in any of the official EU languages, you can also search for stories in your preferred language.
your stories, your journey
There are many ways to share your memories. Pick the one you prefer!
Seeing is believing. Add up to five pictures per story to illustrate your testimony.
Have you ever had an encounter that changed your life for ever? Did you record it? Fantastic! Why not share it?
Share movies from your own mobile or computer, whether of your home or some other nice place. You choose!
If you have a wonderful handwritten letter from your grandmother, scan it and share the precious memory.
testimonies, and more
Each story comes with its context, time, place and related topics for you to browse through.
One page after another, like a book. Each story is written in its original European language.
Find out more about a story, or the stories around it or –better still – stories from all over the world.
See this little star? Each story can be bookmarked so you can keep it in your personal collection and read it later.
Share any story, or the whole of your personal story collection.