The Memorial Centre is located in the territory of former barracks of the 204th Vukovar Brigade. “Memorial Centre of Homeland War Vukovar” keeps the memory of Homeland War, The Battle of Vukovar, preserves memorial locations and teaches students about the historical significance of warfare. Preservation of memories is vital for better understanding of past events and learning from them in order to fight for human dignity and social justice.
The European House of Vukovar (EDVU) is a citizens organization, which was founded on August 22, 2000 in Vukovar by the 15 Members of the founding Assembly. Their idea was to strengthen peace in this part of Europe and the equal entry of the Republic of Croatia into the European Union. Through launching and supporting the socio-economic development of the Vukovar city and of the overall Vukovar-Srijem County, EDVU aims at a peace consolidation and a welfare improvement of its citizens.