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 Manykina

Tags: Archeology UNESCO Vandalism Architecture Demolition  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Nicolas Fontaine Exhibition to Run in Moscow
18.09.2014
Historical Mansion Nearly Stolen in Moscow
23.12.2014
Erotic Art of Ancient Japan Exhibited in Moscow
24.06.2014
Case on Damage of Historical Building Opened in St. Petersburg
17.10.2014
Kremlin Park to Appear in Moscow in 2017
22.10.2014



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Ada Yakusheva  Russian physics  Censorship  Russian business  Russian Nature  Russian aviation  UNESCO  Russian companies  Russian tourism  Valdai Region  Russian bureaucracy  Russian painters  Alisa Freindlich  Chelyabinsk  Stage Design  Wooden Architecture  Pskov  Cafes in Moscow  Stoned Fox  Museums of Taganrog  Vladimir Region  Moscow  Moscow weekends  Moscow-river  Russian history  Yakutia  Exhibitions in St. Petersburg  Igor Chapurin  Sergei Rachmaninoff  BPS-Sberbank  Painting  Arkhangelsk Region  Kholuy  Russian social networks  anti-smoking law  Russia-USA  Pushkin Museum  Russian politics  mobile communications  Russian schools  Punk Music  Russian rally  Russian Cinema  Russian scientists  Russian tennis players  Russian Literature  Archeology  Alexander Vershbow  Mikhail Kornienko  Exhibitions in Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites