Since 1987, the Benetton Foundation Research Centre has dedicated itself to the study of natural and cultural heritage, by means of three main research fields. Landscape studies has awarded ever year, starting in 1990, the prestigious Carlo Scarpa Garden Award. History and culture of games, from their onset to contemporary sports. Collection and conservation of what the Foundation has developed over the years with regards to special projects, attention to the world of education and initiatives to promote culture and its popularization. In addition to research conducted, the Benetton Foundation Research Centre regularly plays host to spaces at Palazzo Bomben, in the center of Treviso, for the organization of exhibitions and events that benefit the local community.