Purposes

The Foundation Palau Ducal dels Borja - Fundació de la Comunitat Valenciana is a cultural, scientific and non profit organism whose purpose is to promote the restoration, the preservation and the use of one of the most emblematic civil monuments of the Valencian architectural Heritage: the Ducal Palace of Gandia.

The aims of the new entity are:

Promote the restoration, the preservation and the use of the Ducal Palace.

Provide the palace with the necessary structure and put it at the service of the society of the town of Gandia and Comunidad Valenciana with the hope of becoming an important means of transmission of culture and art.

Preserve, in a special way, the memory of Saint Francis Borgia, fourth Duke of Gandia and Third Father General of the Society of Jesus.

Elaborate and put into practice an integral management model for all the activities organized by the Ducal Palace, with rationality, efficiency and planning criteria.

Bring the Ducal Palace closer to the Valencian society with the hope of becoming an important means of transmission of culture and art.

Care for the cultural use of the museum of the Ducal Palace.

The founding members are: the town hall of Gandia, the Society of Jesus, the University of Valencia (General Studies) and the Polytechnic University of Valencia.