Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russia Lost 40 Cultural Heritage Sites within a Year
28.06.2013 14:49
Russia Lost 40 Cultural Heritage Sites within a Year

In 2012 Russia lost 40 cultural heritage sites, including 31 architectural and 9 archaeological monuments.

      It made five sites more as compared to 2011.

      At the same time, according to the director of the Department of Cultural Heritage Control, Supervision and Licensing of the RF Culture Ministry Vladimir Tsvetnov, the number of cultural heritage sites with good or satisfactory condition has increased up to 54 per cent from 35 per cent of the previous year.

      As estimated by experts, presently in the territory of the Russian Federation there are about 140 thousand history and culture monuments, with 25 thousand of them being of federal value, and 13 registered on the list of the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage.


      

 


Sources: http://www.newsru.com 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology UNESCO Vandalism Architecture Demolition  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Winners of International Stanislavsky Award Announced in Moscow Today
06.10.2015
Russian Cinema Week to Run in Argentina
04.12.2015
Animation "Before Love" Wins Icarus Award
10.04.2016
Disney Presents Animation about Mickey Mouse's Adventures in Moscow
07.02.2016
Mariinsky Theater to Commemorate Victims of A321 Crash
06.11.2015



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Komi Republic  Ancient Sites  Archeological Finds  Russian Cinema  Russian billionaires  Painting  Archeology  Russian business  Andrei Sakharov  Selenginsk  Russian tourism  Exhibitions in St. Petersburg  Moscow railway terminals  Alisher Usmanov  Andrey Makarevich  Romanovs  Lent  Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia  accommodation in Russia  Mikhail Bulgakov  German Gref   Road Construction  Russian designers  Cossacs  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian academy of sciences  Zhanna Prokhorenko  Alexander Semyonov  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Chelyabinsk Region  drugs  The Moscow International Travel Fair   Russian Me  Craters  nuclear reactor  Chelyabinsk meteorite  Alexey Navalny  Red Route Project  corruption  Russian celebrities  Russian Literature  contemporary art  Russian history  Russian International  Moscow  Third Interchange Contour  Christmas Tree  Exhibitions in Moscow  Novosibirsk  Russia international 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites