Parishes participating in the “Open Churches” project commit themselves to the following:
To open the church to visitors for a minimum of 8 consecutive weeks between the 1st June and the 30th September, 3 days a week (usually Friday, Saturday and Sunday), 4 Hours a day (usually 10am to12pm and 2pm to 4pm).
To provide information such as a brochure about the church and the life of the parish and create a welcoming atmosphere where possible by having a welcome sign, a golden book, background music or flowers.
To properly train hosts and hostesses.
To keep a current, complete inventory of the valu- able assets of the church and ensure their security.
To open the church at the Open Church Days at saturdays and sundays at least from 10am until 6pm.
Parishes can use the “Open churches” logo to advertise and to guide visitors towards the church. The logo is a registered trade mark and can only be used for these purposes.
The right to use the logo may be withdrawn if the above rules are not followed.