bn June, 1975, the Board of Museums and Protection cf Historical Monuments of the Ministry of Culture and Arts organized a compétition for the besit Master’s thesis, doctor’s thesis, scientific and papular science articles, all of them dealing rwith historical monuments protection and museology. A number of institutions entere for the competition: scientific-research institutes, museums, high schools and other concerned. The -purpose -of the compétition was to make these topics popular among students and young scientists а-nd also to encourage them to specialize in this field. The jury took into consideration treatises on town planning, development planning revalorization of old urban and rural settings, articles on adaptation of monuments of architecture to recent needs, on display equipment, furnishings and interior decorations in museums, on revalorization of ancient parks and gardens scientific and popular science treaties related to the subject of monuments protection and museology. The total number of papers received equalled 77, among which there were 46 scientific descriptions, 14 designs and 17 popular science articles. Within the category of scientific papers the jury awarded Dr. Jerzy Frycz for his book entitled „Restoration and Conservation of Architectural Monuments in Poland 1795—1918”. published bv PWN. Warsaw, 1975 and d e -ling with the beginnings of historical monuments protection in Poland. Besides Dr. Henryk Kondziela was awarded for his book entitled „The Old Town in Poznań” i(Poznań, 1971) and authors collective; eng. H. Jaworski. Dr J. Popławska and M. of Art, W. Bald, were awarded for application of new -methods in the field of delimiting historical monuments protection areas. Within the category of designs the jury awarded the prizes, among others, to Master of Art, Bożena Chmiel, for the design of preserving 19th century buildings historical values of works of Warsaw’s modernization, M. of Art A. Chylak and Ass. Prof. Dr. T. Zarębska, for a model study of revalorization of the Town of Kalisz and others. Within the category of popular science papers first prize was awarded to Dr. Jerzy Głosik for his book entitled „Pursuit of Treasures”, which deals with the protection of archeological monuments. Second prize was awarded to the group of seven people for a nicely illustrated guidebook, „Historical Monuments on Tourist Routes in Cracow Voivodship”, WOIT, Cracow, 1974. In the present article the author pays his close attention to the paper entitled „A Study of Town-Planning and Restoration of Czersk”. It presents the project of restoration of the Castle and the Old Town of Czersk as a centre of culture, tourism and recreation.