On 9 September 2016, Pelplin was the venue of a formal meeting of the Secretary of State in the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, Jarosław Sellin, and the Diocesan Bishop, Ryszard Kasyna. During the meeting, the Ministry and the Diocese of Pelplin signed an agreement for co-financing of the project entitled: “Cathedral Basilica in Pelplin – renovation and opening of a new exhibition area”.
The project No. POIS.08.01.00-00-0048/16-00 is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund under Measure 8.1 of Priority axis VIII Protection of cultural heritage and development of cultural resources of the Operational Programme Infrastructure and Environment 2014-2020.
Value of the project: PLN 21 425 964,82 (eligible expenditure: PLN 20 945 589,82). Co-financing from the European Regional Development Fund: PLN 17 803 751,34.
The project is located in Pelplin (Tczew County, Pomeranian Province) and covers the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.