July 24, 2021 "Today is a historic day for Italy: Montecatini Terme is inscribed on the Unesco heritage list". This was announced by Undersecretary for Culture Lucia Borgonzoni, participating in connection from Rome to the session of the 44th World Heritage Committee meeting in Fuzhou, China.

"Montecatini Terme - says Borgonzoni -, which is part of a transnational candidacy" The Great Spas of Europe "together with 7 other states, is an example of a unique Italian spa system, to be protected and enhanced. The recognition - he concludes - is the result of a demanding journey undertaken by the Ministry of Culture and the Municipality ".